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Natalia Kovrijnykh

Assistant Professor

Office:CPCOM 435H
Mailing Address:
Main Campus
PO BOX 879801
Tempe, AZ 85287-9801

Phone: 480-965-7158
Fax: 480-965-0748
Email: Natalia.Kovrijnykh@asu.edu
Natalia Kovrijnykh

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Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2008; M.A., CERGE-EI, Prague, Czech Republic, 2001; M.Sc., Novosibirsk State University, Russia, 1998; B.Sc., Novosibirsk State University, Russia, 1996.

Research Areas
Dynamic contract theory, applied game theory, macroeconomics, financial economics.

Current Projects
"Debt Contracts with Partial Commitment," March 2009.

"Specialization under Uncertainty," May 2004, joint with Andrei Kovrijnykh.

Academic Positions
Arizona State University: July 2008-present.

Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Henry Morgenthau Jr. Memorial Fund Dissertation Fellowship, 2005-2007; University of Chicago Century Fellowship, 2001-2005; CERGE-EI performance stipend, 1999-2001.

Professional Leadership
Referee, Journal of Political Economy, Review of Economic Dynamics.

Representative Publications
"Equilibrium Default Cycles," 2007, joint with Balázs Szentes, Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 115, No. 3 (June): pp. 403-446.



ASU is a tier 1 research university and W. P. Carey is proud of its strong tradition of teaching and classroom excellence. Our students directly benefit from the research and theories our faculty brings into the classroom. Below is a list of courses being taught during the current semester by this faculty member. Click a course to view it in the ASU course catalog.

ECN 313 - Intermed Macroeconomic Theory
Determinants of aggregate levels of employment, output, and income of an economy.

ECN 713 - Macroeconomic Analysis II
Focuses on growth theory, dynamic general equilibrium models, monetary theory, open-economy issues.

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