Yuriy Gorodnichenko, a native of Ukraine, is a Quantedge Presidential Professor in the
Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley. He received his BA and MA
degrees from EERC/Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Kyiv, Ukraine) and his PhD from the
University of Michigan. He is a faculty research associate at NBER, a research fellow at IZA
and CEPR, and editor of the Journal of Monetary Economics.