**On leave Fall 2022**
Mark Setterfield is Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at The New School for Social Research, and is also a member of faculty at Eugene Lang College. He was previously Maloney Family Distinguished Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut, and has held visiting positions at the University of Masschusetts, Lowell, CEPREMAP (Paris, France), Downing College (Cambridge, UK), Dalhousie University (Halifax, Canada), Université Sorbonne Paris Nord (Paris, France), the University of Sao Paulo (Sao Paulo, Brazil) and the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Bochum, Germany). He is an Associate Member of the Cambridge Centre for Economic and Public Policy at Cambridge University, UK, a Senior Research Associate at the International Economic Policy Institute, Laurentian University, Canada, a Member of the Centre de Recherche en Économie de l’Université Paris Nord (CEPN) at l'Université Sorbonne Paris Nord, France, and a Fellow of the Forum for Macroeconomics and Macroeconomic Policies (FMM) at the Macroeconomic Policy Institute (IMK) of the Hans-Böckler Foundation, Germany.
Awarded the 2019 EAEPE-Kapp Prize by the European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy for “Political aspects of household finance: debt, wage bargaining, and macroeconomic (in)stability,” (Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 42, 1, 16-38, 2019) (with Yun Kim and Gilberto Lima)
Appointed VIP (Visiting International Professor), Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 2019-20.
Appointed Charles A. Dana Research Professor of Economics, Trinity College, 2013-15.
Awarded the 2010 Haralambos Simeonides Prize by the Brazilian Association of Graduate Programs in Economics (ANPEC) for “Pricing behaviour and the cost-push channel of monetary policy” (Review of Political Economy, 22, 1, 19-40, 2010) (with Gilberto Lima).
Concentrations: Macroeconomics, Growth and Distribution, Post-Keynesian Economics.
Research Interests: Kaldorian growth theory, Kaleckian growth theory, macroeconomic stabilization policy, path dependence in macroeconomics, aggregate wage and price setting behavior, agent-based macroeconomic models, macroeconomic methodology.
MA 1992, Cambridge University
PhD 1993, Dalhousie University
Centre d’Économie de l’Université Paris Nord (CEPN), Université Paris XIII, Sorbonne Paris Cité, France
Cambridge Centre for Economic and Public Policy, Cambridge University, UK
International Economic Policy Institute, Laurentian University, Canada
Books and Edited Volumes
Heterodox Macroeconomics: Models of Demand, Distribution and Growth Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar (2019) (with Robert Blecker) (A list of errata can be found here.)
After the Great Recession: the Struggle for Economic Recovery and Growth New York: Cambridge University Press (2013) (with Barry Cynamon and Steven Fazzari).
Articles and Book Chapters
“Path dependency,” in J. Jespersen, V. Chick and B. Tieben (eds) Routledge Handbook of Macroeconomic Methodology, London, Routledge, 100-107 (2023).
“Hysteresis,” in L.P. Rochon and S. Rossi (eds) Elgar Encyclopedia of Post-Keynesian Economics, Cheltenham, Edward Elgar, 213-215 (2023).
“The network origins of aggregate fluctuations: a demand-side approach,” Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 64 (March), 111-123 (2023) (with Emanuele Citera and Shyam Gouri Suresh).
“Whatever happened to the ‘Goodwin pattern’? Profit squeeze dynamics in the modern American labour market,” Review of Political Economy, 35, 1, 263-286 (2023).
“Is capacity utilization variable in the long run? An agent-based sectoral approach to modelling hysteresis in the normal rate of capacity utilization,” Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 63 (December), 196-212 (2022) (with Tom Bauermann, Dany Lang and Federico Bassi).
“Neoliberalism: an entrenched but exhausted growth regime,” Ensayos Económicos, 79 (May), 2-17 (2022).
“Economic growth and development,” in L.P. Rochon and S. Rossi (eds) An Introduction to Macroeconomics: A Heterodox Approach to Economic Analysis, 2nd Edition, Cheltenham, Edward Elgar, 376-401 (2021).
“Editorial to the special issue: the monetary economics of Basil J. Moore,” European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention, 17, 3, 307-12 (2020).
“On multi-sector and multi-technique models, production functions, and limit cycles: A reply to Libman,” European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention, 17, 3, 295-306 (2020) (with Robert Blecker).
“Nominal exchange rate shocks and inflation in an open economy: towards a structuralist inflation targeting agenda,” Cambridge Journal of Economics, 44, 6, 1271-99 (2020) (with Eduardo Figueiredo Bastian).
“Hysteresis in the normal rate of capacity utilization: a behavioural explanation,” Metroeconomica, 71, 4, 898-919 (2020) (with Joana David Avritzer).
“The Great Deception: The ‘science’ of monetary policy and the Great Moderation revisited,” in L.P Rochon and H. Bougrine (eds) Economic Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilization Policies in Post-Keynesian Economics, Cheltenham, Edward Elgar, 284-301 (2020) (with with Gilberto Lima and Jaylson da Silveira).
“Varieties of capitalism, increasing income inequality, and the sustainability of long-run growth,” Cambridge Journal of Economics, 44, 3, 559-82 (2020) (with Yun Kim).
“Is there scientific progress in macroeconomics? The case of the NAIRU,” European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention, 17, 1, 19-38 (2020) (with Dany Lang and Ibrahim Shikaki).
“Tolerable ranges of variation in the rate of capacity utilization and corridor instability: a reply to Florian Botte,” Cambridge Journal of Economics, 44, 2, 483-88 (2020).
"Managing the discontent of the losers," Review of Social Economy, 78, 1, 77-97 (2020).
“Long-run variation in capacity utilization in the presence of a fixed normal rate,” Cambridge Journal of Economics, 43, 2, 443-63 (2019).
“Political aspects of household finance: debt, wage bargaining, and macroeconomic (in)stability,” Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 42, 1, 16-38 (2019) (with Yun Kim and Gilberto Lima).
“Time variation in the size of the multiplier,” Review of Keynesian Economics, 7, 1, 28-42 (2019).
“Intermediation, money creation, and Keynesian macrodynamics in multi-agent systems,” Review of Political Economy, 30, 2, 154-71 (2018) (with Bill Gibson). Supplemental materials: Online appendix (sensitivity analysis); NetLogo program
“Maybe you can but perhaps you shouldn’t! Saving undergraduate macroeconomics from DSGE modelling,” Journal of Economic Education, 49, 3, 237-41 (2018).
“Real and financial crises in the Keynes-Kalecki structuralist model: an agent-based approach,” Metroeconomica, 69, 3, 566-92 (2018) (with Bill Gibson).
“Is the balance of payments constrained growth rate time-varying? Exchange rate over valuation, policy-induced recessions, deindustrialization, and long run growth,” in P. Arestis (ed.) Alternative Approaches in Macroeconomics: Essays in Honour of John McCombie, London, Palgrave Macmillan, 331-53 (2018) (with Selen Ozcelik).
“Can monetary policy survive policy model mis-specification? Model uncertainty and the perils of ‘policy model complacency’,” Metroeconomica, 69, 1, 2-15 (2018).
“How the Great Moderation became a (contained) depression and what to do about it,” The World Financial Review, March-April, 10-14 (2013) (with Barry Z. Cynamon and Steven M. Fazzari).
Social Science Research Network (SSRN) profile