PROF Chris Edmond

PROF Chris Edmond


  • International Economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Monetary and Financial Economics



  • Chris Edmond is Professor of Economics at the University of Melbourne. His main research interests include the implications of asset market frictions for the conduct of monetary policy and the implications of product market frictions for resource allocation, aggregate productivity, and the gains from international trade. His work has been published in journals such as the American Economic Review, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, the Review of Economic Studies, the Journal of Monetary Economics, and the Journal of Economic Theory. In 2013 he won the Economic Society of Australia’s “Young Economist Award”.   


Selected publications


Additional Grant Information

  • National Science Foundation "Competition, Markups, and the Gains from International Trade," 2012-2014, with Virgiliu Midrigan and Daniel Xu.   


Education and training

  • PhD, University of California - Los Angeles 2004
  • MA, University of California - Los Angeles 2000
  • BEcon (Hons), The University of Queensland 1997
  • BA, The University of Queensland 1996


Available for supervision

  • Y