Paul Beaumont

Paul Beaumont

Associate Professor of Economics

Florida State University


Paul Beaumont has an extensive academic graduate teaching background including MSc and Ph.D. level courses in data analysis, financial economics, financial econometrics, time series analysis, mathematical economics, econometric theory and Islamic finance. He has had several international teaching assignments including in Spain, Italy, France, Japan, Lebanon, UAE, and Syria. He has industry and consulting experience in quantitative finance including term structure modeling, fixed income analytics, mortgage backed securities, prepayment models, exotic derivatives, and Islamic financial instruments. He also has experience in developing, estimating and forecasting large-scale macro-econometric and demographic models including international trade linkage and financial flows models.

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  • Time Series Analysis
  • Computational Finance
  • Data Analysis
  • PhD in Economics, 1984

    University of Pennsylvania

  • BSc in Economics, 1974

    Purdue University


Associate Professor of Economics
Florida State University
Aug 1988 – Present Tallahassee, Florida, USA
Research Scientist
Supercomputer Computations Research Institute
Jan 1988 – May 1999 FSU, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
Senior Financial Analyst
Atlantic Portfolio Analytics & Management
Jun 1994 – Aug 1995 Orlando, Florida, USA
Assistant Professor of Economics
Purdue University
Aug 1981 – Jul 1988 West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Research Associate
American Statistical Association
Jun 1979 – Aug 1981 Washington D.C., USA
Visiting Positions
Aug 1984 – Present
  • 8/2008 – 8/2009: Department of Finance, Balamand University, Tripoli, Lebanon
  • 1998, 1999, 6/2001 – 8/2002: Institute of Financial Economics, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
  • 6/1999 – 8/1999: Center for Advanced Mathematical Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
  • 6/1986 – 8/1987: Regional Research Institute, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA