[Picture of Siddhartha Chib]


Harry C. Hartkopf Professor of Econometrics and Statistics
Olin Business School
Washington University in St. Louis
Campus Box 1133, 1 Brookings Dr.
St. Louis, MO 63130, USA

office: 229 Simon Hall
email: chib@wustl.edu
phone: (314) 935-4657
fax: (314) 935-6359

Research and Teaching

Professor Chib works in Bayesian statistics, econometrics and Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) methods. In his work, which is available here, he has developed new inferential approaches and methods for diverse problems such as Areas of current research are semi-parametric Bayesian analysis of regression discontinuity designs and Bayesian estimation and comparison of moment condition models.

Professor Chib is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association and of the International Society of Bayesian Analysis. He serves as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, and Statistics and Computing. He also directs the annual NBER-NSF sponsored Seminar in Bayesian Econometrics and Statistics (SBIES), which features presentations by young and established researchers working on the theory and application of Bayesian methods.

He teaches statistics and econometrics to students in the MBA, specialized MS, and doctoral programs.

Selected publications | Working papers | Editorial affiliations | Honors | Miscellaneous