Faculty Profile

Carlos Lamarche PhD

Gatton Endowed Professor of Economics, Director of Graduate Studies

Carlos Lamarche is Gatton Endowed Professor of Economics and Professor of Statistics at the University of Kentucky. Formerly he has been an Assistant Professor and Chong K. Liew Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Oklahoma, and Gatton Endowed Associate Professor at the University of Kentucky. He specializes in econometrics and has developed methods for a more informative and robust empirical analysis. His work has been published in the Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Public Economics, International Economic Review, and the Journal of the American Statistical Association, among others. He is currently a co-editor at the Southern Economic Journal, Associate Editor of Empirical Economics, Associate Editor of Econometrics, and received several research awards for his work on Quantile Regression. He is also the recipient of several teaching awards. He has held visiting positions at the University of California at Irvine, University of La Plata, and Vanderbilt University. Lamarche received his MS. in Statistics and his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Contact Information

Department: Economics
Phone: (859) 257-3371
Email: CLA244@uky.edu
Office: 223G
Personal Website


Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign , 2006
M.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign , 2003

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