Watson’s research focuses on time-series econometrics, empirical macroeconomics, and macroeconomic forecasting. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and of the Econometric Society. Before coming to Princeton in 1995, Watson served on the economics faculty at Harvard and Northwestern. Watson did his undergraduate work at Pierce Junior College and California State University at Northridge, and completed his Ph.D. at the University of California at San Diego.
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