Robert MacCulloch

Matthew S. Abel Chair of Macroeconomics at University Of Auckland

Robert MacCulloch holds the Matthew S. Abel Chair of Macroeconomics at Auckland University. A native of New Zealand, he worked at the Reserve Bank of NZ, before he travelled to the UK to complete a PhD in Economics at Oxford University. Robert was awarded a Royal Economic Society Junior Fellowship and pursued research interests at London School of Economics and Princeton University. He joined Imperial College London Business School as Director of their PhD Program, where he was awarded Best Teacher Prizes and the Rector’s Award for Distinguished Research Excellence. Robert subsequently returned to his alma mater in NZ. He has published in journals including American Economic Review, Review of Economic Studies, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Economic Perspectives and Brookings Papers in Economic Activity.