People

Photo of Quamrul H. Ashraf
Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 312
413-597-3051

Areas of Expertise

  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Political Economy
  • Macroeconomics
  • Economic Demography
  • Agent-Based Computational Economics
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Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 330
413-597-2325

Areas of Expertise

  • Public economics
  • Tax policy
  • Charitable giving
  • Income inequality
  • Applied econometrics
  • Social Security
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William Brough Professor of Economics, Emeritus

Areas of Expertise

  • Regional and urban economics
  • Geography
  • History of economic thought
  • Philosophy of Jurgen Habermas
Photo of Ralph Bradburd
David A. Wells Professor of Political Economy
Schapiro Hall , Rm 207
413-597-2995

Areas of Expertise

  • Industrial organization
  • Applied microeconomics
  • Economic development
Photo of Gerard Caprio
Chair of the Executive Committee for the Center of Development Economics and William Brough Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 305
413-597-2465

Areas of Expertise

  • Financial regulation and financial crises around the world
  • Financial history
  • Economic development
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Visiting Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 316
413-597-2671
Photo of Gregory P. Casey
Assistant Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 338

Areas of Expertise

  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Environmental Macroeconomics
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Assistant Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 306
413-597-3339

Areas of Expertise

  • Behavioral economics
  • Applied microeconomics
  • Experimental economics
  • Judgment and decision-making
Photo of Michael Fortunato
Visiting Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 306
413-597-2469

Areas of Expertise

  • Decision theory
  • Behavioral economics
  • Global competitive strategies
Photo of William Gentry
Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 329
413-597-4257

Areas of Expertise

  • Public economics
  • Economic effects of taxation
  • Corporate finance
Photo of Matthew Gibson
Assistant Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 319
413-597-3721

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental economics
  • Labor economics
Photo of Susan Godlonton
Assistant Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 201
413-597-2471

Areas of Expertise

  • Development Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Health Economics
Photo of Peter S. Heller
Visiting Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 318
413-597-2646

Areas of Expertise

  • Fiscal policy
  • Public economics
  • Long-term fiscal challenges
Photo of Sarah A. Jacobson
Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 205
413-597-4766

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental economics
  • Experimental economics
  • Microeconomics
Photo of Kenneth N. Kuttner
Robert F. White Class of 1952 Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 325
413-597-2300

Areas of Expertise

  • Macroeconomics
  • Monetary economics
  • Central banking
  • Financial markets
  • Japanese economy
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Associate Professor of Economics, Chair of Political Economy Program
Schapiro Hall , Rm 206
413-597-4886

Areas of Expertise

  • Public economics
  • Labor economics
Photo of David Love
Provost, Professor of Economics
Hopkins Hall
413-597-4352

Areas of Expertise

  • Macroeconomics
  • Public Finance
  • Household saving and portfolio choice
  • Pension finance
Photo of Helen A. McShane
Departmental Administrative Assistant
Schapiro Hall , Rm 323
413-597-2476
Photo of Peter Montiel
Fairleigh S. Dickinson, Jr. '41 Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 302
413-597-2103

Areas of Expertise

  • Open-Economy Macroeconomics
  • Economic Growth
  • Macroeconomics in Developing Countries
Photo of Steven Nafziger
Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 335
413-597-2101

Areas of Expertise

  • Economic history
  • Development economics
  • Applied microeconomics
Photo of Will Olney
Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 304
413-597-2408

Areas of Expertise

  • International Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics
Photo of Peter Pedroni
Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 303
413-597-2449

Areas of Expertise

  • Panel Time Series Methods
  • Nonstationary Panels
  • International Money, Macro and Finance
  • Growth and Development
Photo of Melinda Petre
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 326
Photo of Greg Phelan
Assistant Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 314
413-597-6284

Areas of Expertise

  • Macroeconomics
  • Financial Theory
  • Economic Theory
  • International Finance
  • General Equilibrium
Photo of Ashok Rai
Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 318
413-597-2270

Areas of Expertise

  • Development
  • Contract Theory
Photo of Michael Samson
Senior Lecturer in Economics
Stetson Hall , Rm 510
413-597-3086

Areas of Expertise

  • Macroeconomics
  • Monetary economics
  • Financial liberalization in labor-intensive countries
  • Economics of poverty and social development
Photo of Lucie Schmidt
Professor of Economics and Director of the Williams-Exeter Programme at Oxford University
Williams-Exeter Prg at Oxford
Williams Oxford Program
413-597-3143

Areas of Expertise

  • Labor economics
  • Health economics
  • Economics of the family
  • Anti-poverty policy
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Class of 2012 Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 307
413-597-3184
413-884-0093

Areas of Expertise

  • Labor economics
  • Urban economics
  • Land use regulation
  • Housing markets
  • Local public finance and environmental economics
Photo of Lara Shore-Sheppard
Kimberly A. '96 and Robert R. '62 Henry Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 203
413-597-2226

Areas of Expertise

  • Health economics
  • Labor economics
  • Poverty and welfare policy
  • Wage distribution
Photo of Anand Swamy
The Willmott Family Third Century Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 320
413-597-2144

Areas of Expertise

  • Economics of institutions in developing countries
  • Indian economic history
  • Land, labor and credit markets in developing countries
  • South Asia
Photo of Owen Thompson
Assistant Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 319

Areas of Expertise

  • Health economics
  • Public economics
  • Labor economics
  • Poverty, intergenerational inequality, and racial discrimination.
Photo of Tara Watson
Professor of Economics, Chair of Public Health
Schapiro Hall , Rm 204
413-597-4709

Areas of Expertise

  • Applied microeconomics
  • Health economics
  • Economic demography
  • Urban economics
  • Labor economics
  • Public economics
Photo of David Zimmerman
Chair and Orrin Sage Professor of Political Economy
Schapiro Hall , Rm 325
413-597-2192

Areas of Expertise

  • Inequality and Economic Mobility
  • Poverty and Income Distribution
  • Labor Market Discrimination
  • Peer Effects in Education
  • The Economics of Higher Education
Photo of Eli Remolona
Visiting Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall , Rm 306