People

Photo of Quamrul H. Ashraf
Associate Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 312
413-597-3051
  • Economic growth and development
  • Political economy
  • Macroeconomics
  • Economic demography
  • Agent-based computational economics
Photo of Jon Bakija
Professor of Economics, Chair of Political Economy Program
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 330
413-597-2325
  • Public economics
  • Tax policy
  • Charitable giving
  • Income inequality
  • Applied econometrics
  • Social Security
  • Development economics
  • Globalism and inequality
  • The aid system
  • International financial institutions
  • Education
  • Latin America
  • Climate financing
Photo of Roger Bolton
William Brough Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Economics Department
413-597-2393
  • Regional and urban economics
  • Geography
  • History of economic thought
  • Philosophy of Jurgen Habermas
Photo of Ralph Bradburd
Chair of CES and David A. Wells Professor of Political Economy, Chair of Environmental Studies Program
Economics Department
Kellogg House
413-597-2995
  • 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
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 305
413-597-2465
  • Financial regulation and financial crises around the world
  • Financial history
  • Economic development
Photo of Matthew Chao
Assistant Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 306
413-597-3339
  • Behavioral economics
  • Applied microeconomics
  • Experimental economics
  • Judgment and decision-making
Photo of Michael Fortunato
Visiting Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 326
413-597-2469
  • Decision theory
  • Behavioral economics
  • Global competitive strategies
Photo of William Gentry
Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 329
413-597-4257
  • Public economics
  • Economic effects of taxation
  • Corporate finance
Photo of Matthew Gibson
Assistant Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 319
413-597-3721
  • Environmental economics
  • Labor economics
Photo of Susan Godlonton
Assistant Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 316
413-597-2471
  • Microeconomics
  • Public health
  • International development
Photo of Peter S. Heller
Visiting Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 326
413-597-2646
  • Fiscal policy
  • Public economics
  • Long-term fiscal challenges
Photo of Sarah A. Jacobson
Associate Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 205
413-597-4766
  • Environmental economics
  • Experimental economics
  • Microeconomics
Photo of Kenneth N. Kuttner
Chair Robert F. White Class of 1952 Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 325
413-597-2300
  • Macroeconomics
  • Monetary economics
  • Central banking
  • Financial markets
  • Japanese economy
Photo of Sara LaLumia
Associate Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 206
413-597-4886
  • Public economics
  • Labor economics
  • Development economics
  • Political economy
  • Health economics
Photo of David Love
Provost, Professor of Economics
Provost's Office
Economics Department
Hopkins Hall
413-597-4352
  • Macroeconomics
  • Public economics
  • Household saving and portfolio choice
  • Pension finance
Photo of Helen A. McShane
Departmental Administrative Assistant
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 323
413-597-2476
Photo of Peter Montiel
Fairleigh S. Dickinson, Jr. '41 Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 302
413-597-2103
  • Open-economy macroeconomics
  • Economic growth
  • Macroeconomics in developing countries
Photo of Steven Nafziger
Associate Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 335
413-597-2101
  • Economic history
  • Development economics
  • Applied microeconomics
Photo of Will Olney
Associate Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 304
413-597-2408
  • International economics
  • Labor economics
Photo of Peter Pedroni
Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 303
413-597-2449
  • Panel time series methods
  • Nonstationary panels
  • International money, macro and finance
  • Growth and development
Photo of Greg Phelan
Assistant Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 314
413-597-6284
  • Macroeconomics
  • General equilibrium
  • Financial theory
  • Economic theory
  • International finance
Photo of Ashok Rai
Associate Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 318
413-597-2270
  • Development economics
  • Public economics
  • Contract theory
  • Finance
Photo of Michael Samson
Senior Lecturer in Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 326
413-597-3086
  • Macroeconomics
  • Monetary economics
  • Financial liberalization in labor-intensive countries
  • Economics of poverty and social development
Photo of Lucie Schmidt
Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 201
413-597-3143
  • Labor economics
  • Health economics
  • Economics of the family
Photo of John B. Sheahan
William Brough Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Economics Department
Photo of Stephen Sheppard
Class of 2012 Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 307
413-597-3184413-884-0093
  • 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
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 203
413-597-2226
  • Health economics
  • Labor economics
  • Poverty and welfare policy
  • Wage distribution
Photo of Anand Swamy
Professor of Economics
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 320
413-597-2144
  • Economics of institutions in developing countries
  • Indian economic history + South Asia
  • Land, labor and credit markets in developing countries
  • Macroeconomics
  • International finance
  • Labor economics
Photo of Tara Watson
Professor of Economics, Chair of Public Health
Public Health Program
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 204
413-597-4709
  • Applied microeconomics
  • Health economics
  • Economic demography
  • Urban economics
  • Labor economics
  • Public economics
Photo of David Zimmerman
Professor of Economics and Orrin Sage Professor of Political Economy
Economics Department
Schapiro Hall, Rm 301
413-597-2192
  • Inequality and economic mobility
  • Poverty and income distribution
  • Labor market discrimination
  • The economics of higher education