Dr. William R. Miles

Assistant Professor of Marketing and Center for Real Estate Research Fellow

William Miles is a Research Fellow with the Center for Real Estate and Professor of Economics in the W. Frank Barton School of Business. Dr. Mile’s research focuses on the macroeconomic dynamics of real estate markets. His research in this area has been published in a number of leading academic journals, including Real Estate Economics, the Journal of Real Estate Research, and the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics.

Degrees Ph.D., Economics, University of Illinois, 1999
B.S., Business Economics, Bentley College, 1993
Research Interests Macroeconomics
Housing and real estate
Time series econometrics
Teaching Interests Macroeconomics


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Selected Research

Home Prices and Fundamentals: Solving the Mystery for the G-7 by Accounting for Nonlinearities

Author: William Miles
International Journal of Housing Markets and Analysis

House Price Convergence in the Euro Zone: A Pairwise Approach

Author: William Miles
Economic Systems, forthcoming

Has the Euro Common Currency Actually Increased Home Price Co-Movement?

Author: William Miles
Journal of Regional Science, 59, 231-261.

The Foreclosure-House Price Nexus: A Panel VAR Model for U.S. States, 1981-2009

Authors: Charles W. Calomiris, Stanley D. Longhofer, and William Miles
Real Estate Economics, vol. 41, no. 4, Winter 2013, pp. 709-746

International House Price Linkages: Time-Varying Estimates and Contagion for the G-7

Author: William Miles
Journal of Housing Research, vol. 26, 2017, pp. 195-222

The Housing Wealth Effect: The Crucial Roles of Demographics, Wealth Distribution and Wealth Shares

Authors: Charles W. Calomiris, Stanley D. Longhofer, and William Miles
Critical Finance Review, vol. 2, no. 1, July 2013, pp. 49-93