Dean Scrimgeour - Colgate University - Faculty Directory

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Dean Scrimgeour

Associate Professor of Economics
Economics, 216 Persson Hall
p 315-228-7537


BMS, University of Waikato, 2000; PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 2008


Macroeconomics, monetary policy, economic growth


  • "Using Engel Curves to Estimate CPI Bias for the Elderly", working paper, 2015 
  • "Dynamic Scoring in a Romer-style Economy," (Southern Economic Journal, 2015)
  • "Commodity Price Responses to Monetary Policy Surprises," (American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2015)
  • "Health Consequences of Easier Access to Alcohol: New Zealand Evidence" (Journal of Health Economics, 2013)
  • "Empirical Evidence on International Monetary Spillovers," working paper, 2010
  • "The Great Inflation Was Not Asymmetric: International Evidence" (Journal of Money, Credit & Banking, 2008)
  • "A New Proof of the Steady-State Growth Theorem" (Review of Economics and Statistics, 2008)
  • "Exchange Rate Volatility and Currency Union: New Zealand Evidence" (Journal of Policy Modeling, 2002)

Teaching Experience

  • Introduction to Economics
  • Current Economic Issues
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Growth and Distribution