William Veloce

Associate Professor, Economics

Office: Plaza 429
905-688-5550 x3327


Ph.D. Economics University of Chicago 1987
MA Economics University of Western Ontario 1979
MM Statistics University of Waterloo 1978
B.Sc. Honours Computations and Statistics McMaster University 1977

Research Interests

Time Series Econometrics Forecasting in Economics

Veloce W. and Faroque A. (2008), ” Fundamentals versus the Leading Index- The Forecasting of Canada’s output growth since 1991: An Encompassing Approach” Forthcoming in Applied Economics

Veloce W. and Dimand R. W. (2007), ” Charles F. Roos, Harold T. Davis, and the Quantitative Approach to Business Cycles Analysis at the Cowles Commission in the 1930’s and early 1940’s”, European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Vol. 14, No. 3, 519-542. Routledge, Oxfordshore, UK.

Veloce W. (2004), ” Forecasting Inbound Canadian Tourists: An Evaluation of Error Corrections Model Forecasts”, Tourism Economics, Volume 10, Number 3, 263-280, IP Publishing Limited, Coleridge House, London, UK

Veloce W. (1996), “An Evaluation of the Leading Indicators for the Canadian Economy Using Time Series Analysis”, International Journal of Forecasting, Volume 12, 403-416, Elsevier Science B.V., Â North Holland.

Veloce W. and Z. Koustas, Â (1996), “Unemployment Hysteresis in Canada: An Approach Based on Long-Memory Time Series Models”, Applied Economics, Volume 28, 823-831, Chapman and Hall, London U.K.