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September 23, 2017
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Jerzy Konieczny

Dr. Jerzy (Jurek) D. Konieczny

Professor (Economics)

Contact Information
Phone: 519.884.0710 ext.2238
Fax: 519.888.1015
Office Location: LH3079
Office Hours: Winter 2017: By appointment only
Personal Website:
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Academic Background
MA (Warsaw University), PhD (University of Western Ontario)
Jerzy (Jurek) Konieczny, Professor of Economics, received an MA degree from Warsaw University (where he also studied mathematics) and a PhD from the University of Western Ontario. He joined the WLU faculty in 1987. His primary area of teaching and research is macroeconomics, in particular the microfoundations of sticky prices and menu cost models. His other research interests include transition and industrial organization. Recent research focuses on the behaviour of prices, and of price setters, regular adjustment, distribution of price changes over time as well as on testing menu cost model.

He is the editor of the Review of Economic Analysis (, a new, open access electronic journal and a senior fellow at the Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis ( He is organizing the Small Open Economies in a Globalized World conference ( that will take place in Waterloo, June 12-15, 2008.<br><br>

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Macroeconomics, monetary theory, industrial organization, common currency, transition