Olivier Parent

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Olivier Parent, PhD

Associate Professor of Economics, Academic Director of PhD Programs

331 Carl H. Lindner Hall

513-556-3941

Olivier Parent is an Associate Professor at the University of Cincinnati since 2012. He joined the University of Cincinnati in 2006 after having received his Ph.D. at the University of Saint-Etienne, France, in 2005. His research interests include spatial econometrics, Bayesian Econometrics, regional economics, and social network.

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Teaching Interest

Urban and Regional Economics, Econometrics

Research Interest

Spatial Econometrics, Bayesian Economics, Regional Economics

Assignments

LCB doctoral program director

Dates: 2018-07-01

Awards | Honors

Name: William H. Miernyk Research Excellence Medal

Year Received: 2008

Education

Institution: University of Saint-Etienne

Major: Economics

Completed: 2005

Degree: Ph D

Institution: Louis Pasteur University (Strasbourg I)

Major: Econometrics

Completed: 2001

Degree: MS

Published Contributions

Olivier Parent, Changjoo Kim, Rainer vom Hofe,  (2018). The role of peer effects and the built environment on individual travel behavior. Environment and Planning B:  Urban Analytics and City Science, .

Gary Cornwall, Olivier Parent,  (2017). Embracing Heterogeneity:  The Spatial Autoregressive Mixture Model. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 148-161.

David Brasington, Olivier Parent,  (2017). Public School Consolidation:  A Partial Observability Spatial Bivariate Probit Approach. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society - Series A, 633-656.

Olivier Parent, Changjoo Kim,  ,  (2016). Modeling individual travel behaviors based on intra-household interactions. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 1-11.

Jeffrey Mills, Olivier Parent,  (2014). Bayesian MCMC inference for spatial models. Handbook of Regional Science, Springer, 1571-1595.

Olivier Parent, Rainer vomHofe,  (2013). Understanding the impact of trails on residential property values in the presence of spatial dependence. Annals of Regional Science, 355-375.

Olivier Parent, Abdallah  Zouache,  ,  (2012). Geography versus Institutions:  New Perspectives on the Growth of Africa and the Middle East. Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, 31.

Olivier Parent,  (2012). Space-time dependence in the production of new knowledge. Journal of Geographical Systems, 49-73.

Olivier Parent, James LeSage,  ,  (2012). Spatial dynamic panel data models with random effects. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 11.

Olivier Parent, James LeSage,  (2012). The role of knowledge production in regional economic growth. Journal of Regional Science, 256-284.

Olivier Parent, James  LeSage,  (2011). A space-time filter for panel data models containing random effects. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 475-490.

Olivier Parent, James  LeSage,  (2010). A Spatial Dynamic Panel Model with Random Effects Applied to Commuting Times. Transportation Research - Part B, 634-644.

Olivier Parent, James  LeSage,  (2010). Spatial econometric model averaging. Handbook of Applied Spatial Analysis, 435-460.

Raja  Chakir, Olivier Parent,  (2009). Determinants of land use changes:  a spatial multinomial probit approach. Papers in Regional Science, 327-344.

Olivier Parent,  (2008). Proximite technologique, infrastructures de communication et activites innovantes en Europe. revue de l'OFCE, 219-240.

Olivier Parent, James  LeSage,  (2008). Using Constraints on the Variance Structure in the Conditional Autoregressive Specication to Model Knowledge Spillovers. Journal of Applied Econometrics, 235-256.

James LeSage, Olivier Parent,  (2007). Bayesian Model Averaging for Spatial Econometric Models. Geographical Analysis.

Corinne Autant, James LeSage, Olivier Parent,  (2007). Firm innovation strategies:  a spatial cohort multinonomial probit approach. Annals of Economics and Statistics, 63-80.

Olivier Parent, Stephane Riou,  (2005). Bayesian analysis of knowledge spillovers in European Regions. Journal of Regional Science, 747-775.

Accepted Contributions

Olivier Parent, Meghan Grabill, Rainer vom Hofe,  (Accepted). Teardown and rebuild: impact on neighboring housing prices. Journal of Regional Science.

Research in progress

Title: Mixture Distributions with Spatial Dependency

Description: Methodological paper focused on incorporating measures of spatial dependency into Bayesian mixture modeling.

Status: Writing Results

Research Type: Scholarly

Title: Modeling individual travel behaviors based on intra-household interactions

Status: Writing Results

Research Type: Scholarly

Title: Residential Mobility, Family Relationships, and Spatial Distance

Status: Writing Results

Research Type: Scholarly

Title: Testing for Stationarity in Panels with Small T

Status: On-Going

Research Type: Scholarly

Presentations

Title: Recent Developments in Spatial Econometrics

Organization: University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Location: Champaign

Year: 2018

Title: Mixture Distributions with Spatial Dependency

Organization: Southern Regional Science Association

Location: Washington DC

Year: 2016

Title: Does public school consolidation generate peer effects? Evidence from Ohio and Texas

Location: Portand, OR

Year: 2015

Title: Mixture Distributions with Spatial Dependency

Organization: Midwest Econometrics Group

Location: St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank

Year: 2015

Title: Public school consolidation:  a partial observability spatial bivariate probit approach

Location: Mobile, AL

Year: 2015

Title: Modeling individual travel behaviors based on intra-household interactions

Location: San Antonio, TX

Year: 2014

Title: Caring for the surviving parent:  How do adult siblings interact?

Location: Atlanta, Ga

Year: 2013

Title: Public School Consolidation:  A Partial Observability Spatial Bivariate Probit Model

Organization: West Virginia University

Location: Morgantown, WV

Year: 2013

Title: Residential Mobility, Family Relationships, and Spatial Distance

Location: Washington DC

Year: 2013

Title: Residential Mobility, Family Relationships, and Spatial Distance

Organization: Southern Regional Science Association

Location: Washington, DC

Year: 2013

Title: Public School Consolidation:  A Partial Observability Spatial Bivariate Probit Approach

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Year: 2013

Title: Residential Mobility, Family Relationships, and Spatial Distance

Organization: North American Regional Science Council

Location: Ottawa, Canada

Year: 2012

Title: Residential Mobility, Family Relationships, and Spatial Distance

Organization: MIdwest Econometrics Group

Location: Chicago, IL

Year: 2011

Title: Residential Mobility, Family Relationships, and Spatial Distance

Organization: University of Michigan

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

Year: 2010