教授详情

Francis W. Ahking

Education Background

1981 Ph.D. (Economics), Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 

1978 M.A. (Economics), Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 

1977 M.A. (Applied Economics), State University of New York at Binghamton 

1975 B.A. (Economics), University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire 


Teaching Background    

May, 2015 Visiting Professor of Economics Jianghan University, Wuhan, Hubei, China 

1980-date Department of Economics, University of Connecticut 

Associate Department Head, 2001 – 2004. 

Associate Professor, 1988-date. 

Assistant Professor, 1982-1988. 

Instructor, 1980-1982. 

Appointed to the Graduate Faculty, 1982; tenured in 1986. 

1979-1980 Instructor, Department of Economics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 

June 1978-August 1979 Instructor, Summer Sessions. Department of Economics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 

Research Field

“Measuring U.S. Business Cycles: A Comparison of Two Methods and Two Indicators of Economic Activities” Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, vol. 39, no. 4, 2015, pp. 199-216. (Appendix A is available from https://web2.uconn.edu/ahking/jesmAppendixA.pdf). 

“Non-Parametric Tests of Long Memory in Real Exchange Rates in the Post-Bretton Woods Era.” Empirical Economics, vol. 39, no. 2, 2010, pp. 439 – 456. Published first online: August 2009. DOI: 10.1007/s00181-009-0312-8.                                                                                                           

“The Power of the “Objective” Bayesian Unit-Root Test.” The Open Economics Journal, vol. 2, 2009, pp.71-79. DOI: 10.2174/1874919400902010071