People

Photo of Quamrul H. Ashraf
Halvorsen Professor for Distinguished Teaching and Research 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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Chair of Economics and W. Van Alan Clark '41 Third Century Professor in the Social Sciences
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
  • Social Capital in Regional Economics
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
William Brough Professor of Economics, Emeritus
413-597-2465

Areas of Expertise

  • Financial regulation and financial crises around the world
  • Financial history
  • Economic development
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Assistant Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 338
413-597-3041

Areas of Expertise

  • Economic Growth
  • Environmental Macroeconomics
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Visiting Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall
413-597-2485
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Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 306
413-597-3339

Areas of Expertise

  • Behavioral economics
  • Applied microeconomics
  • Experimental economics
  • Judgment and decision-making
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Visiting Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall
413-597-2694

Areas of Expertise

  • International Finance
  • Economic Growth
  • Capital Flows
  • Exchange Rates
  • IMF
Photo of William Gentry
Carl Van Duyne 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
Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 327
413-597-3721

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental economics
  • Labor economics
Photo of Susan Godlonton
Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 316
413-597-2471

Areas of Expertise

  • Development Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Health Economics
Photo of Katie Gutierrez
Gaius Charles Bolin Fellow in Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 201
413-597-2918
Photo of Asa M. Hansson
STINT - Research Scholar
Schapiro Hall, Rm 338
413-597-2850
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Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 325
413-597-2852
Photo of Sarah A. Jacobson
Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 205
413-597-4766

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental economics
  • Experimental economics
  • Microeconomics
Photo of Pamela Jakiela
Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 339
413-597-2693

Areas of Expertise

  • Development economics
  • Experimental and behavioral economics
  • Causal inference and impact evaluation
  • Investments in early childhood
  • Gender
Photo of Kenneth N. Kuttner
Robert F. White Class of 1952 Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 326
413-597-2300

Areas of Expertise

  • Macroeconomics
  • Monetary economics
  • Central banking
  • Financial markets
  • Japanese economy
Photo of Sara LaLumia
Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 206
413-597-4886

Areas of Expertise

  • Public economics
  • Labor economics
Photo of David Love
Class of 1969 Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 202
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
Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 304
413-597-2408

Areas of Expertise

  • International Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics
Photo of Owen Ozier
Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 305
413-597-3263

Areas of Expertise

Development economics, education, health, applied econometrics

Photo of Peter Pedroni
William Brough 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
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Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 314
413-597-6284

Areas of Expertise

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

Areas of Expertise

  • Development, Contract Theory, Commodity Trade
Photo of Neal J. Rappaport
Boskey Visiting Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 314
413-597-2282
Photo of Michael Samson
Senior Lecturer in Economics
Schapiro Hall
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
John J Gibson Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 201
413-597-3143

Areas of Expertise

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

Areas of Expertise

  • Urban economics
  • Land use regulation
  • Housing markets
  • Local public finance and environmental economics
  • Economics of arts and culture
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
Chair of the Executive Committee for the Center for Development Economics and 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
Associate Professor of Economics
Schapiro Hall, Rm 328
413-597-2669

Areas of Expertise

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

Areas of Expertise

  • Applied microeconomics
  • U.S. social policy
  • Health economics
  • Economic demography
  • Labor economics
  • Public economics
Photo of David Zimmerman
Professor of Economics and Orrin Sage Professor of Political Economy
Schapiro Hall, Rm 301
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