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Tenured and Tenure Track

Badi H. Baltagi
Distinguished Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1979
Econometrics

Kristy Buzard
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, 2012
International trade, contract theory, political economy, urban/regional

Donald H. Dutkowsky
Professor, Economics
Ph.D., State University of New York, Buffalo, 1982
Macroeconomics, monetary policy, bank behavior, personal finance, and economics education

Gary V. Engelhardt
Professor, Economics
Melvin A. Eggers Economics Faculty Scholar
Faculty Associate, Aging Studies Institute
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1993
Housing markets and policies, taxation, saving behavior, pensions, Social Security, and aging

Jerry Evensky
Professor, Economics
Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1984
Adam Smith's moral philosophy, ethics and liberal society, economic education

Alfonso Flores-Lagunes
Professor, Economics
Melvin A. Eggers Economics Faculty Scholar
Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2001
Labor economics; applied and theoretical econometrics

William C. Horrace
Distinguished Professor, Economics
Director of Graduate Studies
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1996
Econometrics, firm-level production and efficiency analysis, peer effects and strategic interactions, crime and policing

Hugo Jales
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of British Columbia, 2015
Labor economics, econometrics

Leyla Karakas
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 2014
Political economy, game theory

Jeffrey D. Kubik
Professor, Economics
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1997
Public finance, labor economics

Derek Laing
Associate Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Essex, 1990
Macroeconomics, monetary theory, labor economics

Yoonseok Lee
Associate Professor, Economics
Director of Masters Studies
Ph.D., Yale University, 2006
Econometric theory and applied econometrics

Mengxiao Liu
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Toronto, 2016
International economics, global supply chains, network economics

Mary E. Lovely
Professor, Economics
Maxwell Professor of Teaching Excellence
Melvin A. Eggers Economics Faculty Scholar
Peterson Institute for International Economics Visiting Fellow, 2017-2018
Ph.D., University of Michigan
International trade and investment, China's trade and sustainable development

Robin Paul Malloy
E.I. White Chair and Distinguished Professor of Law (Courtesy Appointment)
J.D., University of Florida, 1980

John McPeak
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1999
Development economics, natural resource economics, African agricultural development

Devashish Mitra
Professor, Economics
Gerald B. and Daphna Cramer Professor of Global Affairs
Director of Graduate Placement
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1996
International trade, development economics, and political economy

Piyusha Mutreja
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Iowa, 2010
International economics, economic development, macroeconomics

Jan Ondrich
Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1983
Econometrics, labor economics, urban economics

Stuart Rosenthal
Professor and Chair, Economics
Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Economics
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1986
Urban economics, state and local public economies, real estate finance and housing

Amy Ellen Schwartz
Professor, Economics and Public Administration and International Affairs
Daniel Patrick Moynihan Chair in Public Affairs
Ph.D., Economics, Columbia University
Public economics, economics of education, urban economics

Abdulaziz Shifa
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., Stockholm University, 2013
Economic growth, development and political economy

Perry Singleton
Associate Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 2007
Public finance, health economics

Áron Tóbiás
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., Yale University, 2016
Microeconomic theory, public finance, political economy

Yulong Wang
Assistant Professor, Economics
Ph.D., Princeton University, 2017
Econometrics, applied econometrics, risk management, finance

Michael J. Wasylenko
Professor, Economics
Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Economics
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1975
Public finance, public finance in developing countries, urban economics

John M. Yinger
Trustee Professor, Economics and Public Administration and International Affairs
Director, Education Finance and Accountability Program (EFAP)
Associate Director, Center for Policy Research
Ph.D., Princeton University, 1975
State and local government finance, education, urban policy


Affiliated Faculty

Merima Ali
Assistant Professor, Economics (Non-Tenure Track)
Ph. D., Wageningen School of Social Science, the Netherlands, 2012
Development, micro-economic analysis of small-scale industries, taxation

Elizabeth Ashby
Assistant Professor, Economics (Non-Tenure Track)
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2006
Public economics, labor economics

Carmen Carrión-Flores
Research Assistant Professor, Economics (Non-Tenure Track)
Ph.D., The University of Arizona, 2007
Environmental economics, regional and urban economics, labor economics, applied econometrics

Chihwa Kao
Professor Emeritus, Economics
Ph.D., State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1983
Econometrics of panel data, financial econometrics

Jerry S. Kelly
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Economics
Ph.D., Harvard University, 1969
Social choice, econometric theory

Thomas J. Kniesner
Emeritus Professor, Economics
Krisher Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1974
Labor economics, applied economics, program evaluation, and health economics

Chung-Chin Liu
Assistant Professor, Economics (Non-Tenure Track)
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2006
Economics development, labor economics, international economics, immigration

Jerry Miner
Professor Emeritus, Economics
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1958
Public economics, human resources economics, school finance

Inge O'Connor
Assistant Professor, Economics (Non-Tenure Track)
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1996
Labor economics, public finance

J. David Richardson
Emeritus Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1970
International economics, trade policy

Seymour Sacks
Emeritus Professor, Economics

A. Dale Tussing
Professor Emeritus, Economics
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1964
Health economics, poverty, Marxian economics

Bhavneet Walia
Assistant Teaching Professor, Economics
Ph.D., Kansas State University, 2008
Applied statistics, applied econometrics, health and labor econometrics

Robert Wolfson
Emeritus Professor, Economics
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1956
Microeconomic Theory, Decision Theory, Applied econometrics, Philosophy of Social Science and Philosophy of Economics