Mendoza School of Business

Barry Keating

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  • Biography
  • Background
  • Publications
  • Books
  • Presentations
  • Awards

Barry P. Keating is currently a professor of economics and business analytics in the Department of Finance at the University of Notre Dame. Barry has also served on the faculty of Virginia Polytechnic and State University, as chair of the Notre Dame Department of Finance, as manager of the Journal of Public Choice, and as Salvatori Faculty Fellow at the Heritage Foundation in Washington D.C.

Barry has consulted for Accenture, the Institute of Business Forecasting, and Forecast X. As co-author of Business Forecasting (McGraw-Hill), now in its Sixth Edition (and soon to be published Seventh Edition), his primary area of interest involves the use of analytics in solving corporate supply chain problems and forecasting. He is currently studying how non-linear models are used in supply chain management. Barry’s work has appeared in Public Choice, The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, and Applied Business Research, among others. Barry has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, NBC News, and he may be viewed as a primary instructor on Notre Dame's MOOC: Understanding Wireless, released: May 11, 2015.

BBA, University of Notre Dame
MA, Lehigh University
Ph D, University of Notre Dame

Areas of Expertise
Predictive Analytics / Business Forecasting
Experimental Economics
Economic Regulation and Government Policy
Not-for-Profit Organizations

Editorial Boards
Editorial Board Member
Applied Marketing Analytics
January, 2015

Editorial Board Member
Indiana Department of Workforce Development
June, 2009 - June, 2012

Forecasting & Predictive Analytics
Business Forecasting & Predictive Analytics
Managerial Economics
Economics of Nonprofit Enterprises
Business Forecasting and Data Mining
Wireless Communication
Microeconomic Analysis
International Management
"Well-Being Across Indiana: Is it Related to Good Governance?", (With Maryann Keating), The Indiana Policy Review, 2017

"Analytics Off the Shelf", Applied Marketing Analytics, 2, 2016

"Indiana Public Library Identity and Funding Crisis", (With Maryann Keating), Indiana Policy Review, 2014

"Who is Finding Work: Characteristics of Young Adults Participating Full-Time in the U.S. Labor Force", (With Maryann Keating), Indiana Policy Review, 2014

"Benedict XVI as Social Realist in Caritas in Veritate", (With Maryann Keating), Journal of Markets & Morality, 2011 - Accepted (awaiting publication)

"South Bend Learns a California Lesson", Indiana Policy Review, 22, 2011

"Recession Forecasting: Using Leading Indicators and Decomposition", Journal of Business Forecasting, 28, 2009

"Macroeconomics and Business Forecasting: A Conversation with Barry Keating", (With Steve Banker), Logistics Viewpoints, 2009

"Data Mining: What Is It and How Is It Used?", The Journal of Business Forecasting, 2008

"Business Forecasting & Predictive Analytics", (With Holton Wilson), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company

"Regression Analysis: Understanding and Building Business and Economic Models", BEPress, 2017

"The Essential Importance of Intermediate Institutions", (With Maryann Keating), Acton Institute, Vol 1, 2014

"Data Mining: Helping to Make Sense of Big Data", CRC Press: Taylor and Francis Group, 2014

"Price and Value", Looking Beyond the Individualism and Homo Economicus of Neo-classical Economics, Marquette University Press, 2011

"Review of Health Care for Us All", Choice, 2009

"Review of U.S. Markets for Vaccines", Choice, 2009

"Business Forecasting and Data Mining", (With Holt Wilson), McGraw-Hill Publishing, 2009

"Microeconomics for Public Administrators", (With Maryann Keating), Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, U.K., 2009

"Review of In Defense of Monopoly: How Market Power Fosters Creative Production", Choice, 2008

"Review of How Revolutionary Was the Digital Revolution?", Choice, 44, 2007

"An RFID Primer - Radio Frequency Identification", WorldRadio, Inc., v35, 2006

"Business Forecasting, Fifth Edition - 2006", (With Holton Wilson), McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., 2006

"Rudimentary Cost Benefit Analysis for Assessing Local Government Projects", Annual Meeting / Midwest Economics Association, 2012
"Private Firms, Public Entities, and the Middle Ground", Midwest Economics Asociation Annual Meeting, 2011
"Using Data Mining to Understand International Capital Restrictions", Midwest Economics Association Annual Meeting, 2010
"Supply Chain Management and Forecasting Problems", Statistical Forecasting Workshop, 2009
"Generosity and the Public Goods Problem", Indiana University South Bend, 2009
"Data Mining Marketing Datamarts", Data Mining Workshop, 2009
"An Introduction to Data Mining Techniques", Data Mining Workshop, 2008
"Forecasting and Supply Chain Problems in the Confections Industry", Data Mining Workshop, 2008
"New Research in Statistical Forecasting and Data Mining", Ave Maria University, 2008
"Regression Trees, Classification Trees, and Nearest Neighbor Models"
"Data Mining Tools and Classification Schemes", Statistical Forecasting Workshop, 2008
"A Discussion of Veconlab and the use of Mathematica in Economics", ASSA Annual Meeting, 2008
"New Product Forecasting and Event Modeling", Statistical Forecasting Workshop, 2007
"Practical Methods for Event Models"
"The Use of Accuracy Measures and Diagnostic Statistics: A New Look"
"New Product Forecasting", New Product Forecasting, 2007
"Review of Interactive Economic Tools", American Economic Association Annual Meeting, 2007
"Infrequently Used Forecasting Techniques", Invited Presentation, 2006
"Intermittent Forecasting Methods and Safety Stocks", Invited Presentation, 2006
"Diffusion Modeling and Parameter Selection", Invited Presentation, 2006
"Time Series Techniques and Event Models", Invited Presentation, 2006
"Forecasting: The Importance of Being Incorrect", QAD Explore Conference, 2006
"Executive Committee of the Wireless Institute", Wireless Institute of Notre Dame, 2010

"Kaneb Teaching Excellence Award", University of Notre Dame, 2004

"Kaneb Teaching Fellow Award", University of Notre Dame, 2004