Faculty and Staff Profiles

Holder of the Chair Excellence, Economics
Email: dmkemme@memphis.edu
Office Location: 405 Fogelman Admin Bldg
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Personal Homepage: http://www.people.memphis.edu/~dmkemme/


  • Memphis Business Index: Monthly Survey. - The Commercial Appeal, the Memphis Branch of the St. Louis Federal Reserve and the University of Memphis -   - 2005-2010
  • The National Fund of the Republic of Kazakhstan: Is the Future Now?” - U.S. State Department Title VIII -   - 2010-2011
Journal Articles
  • “Did the Recent Housing Boom Signal the Global Financial Crisis?”  Southern Economic Journal, 78,3: 999-1018. (2012) With Saktinil Roy.
  • “What is Really Common in the Run-up to Banking Crises?”  Economics Letters,   113 (2011) 211-214.  With Saktinil Roy.
  • “From Peg to Float: Exchange Market Pressure and Monetary Policy in the Czech Republic,” (2011) Review of International Economics, 19(1), 93-108. With Gennady Lyakir.

  •  “Using Extraneous Information to Analyze Monetary Policy in Transition Economies.”   With William T. Gavin. Journal of International Money and Finance, 28 (2009) 868-879. 

  • Inflation Targeting in Armenia:  Monetary Policy in Transition,” Comparative Economic Studies   50,3:  421-437. (2008). With King Banaian and Grigor Sargsyan.
  • "Real Exchange Rate Misalignment:  Prelude to Crisis?" (2006) Economic Systems, 30:  207-230.  With Saktinil Roy.  
  • "Banking in Central Europe During the Protomarket Period: Developments and Emerging Issues." In Development and Reform of the Financial System in Central Europe. John P. Bonin and Istvan Szekely, editors. (Hampshire, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, Ltd., 1994).
  • "Post‑Privatization Issues in Central Europe," in East-Central Europe in Transition, Compendium of Papers presented to the Joint Economic Committee of the U.S. Congress, (Washington, D.C.: USGPO, 1994).
  • "Determinants of Productivity in Central Europe during Economic Transition." In Planning, Shortage and Transition, Eric Maskin and Andras Simonovits (Eds.), (Cambridge MA: MIT Press, 2000).
  • "Russian Financial Transition: The Development of Institutions and markets for Growth," in Russia's Uncertain Economic Future, A Compendium of Papers submitted to the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States, (Washington, D.C.: USGPO, 2002).