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Zsolt Becsi

Associate Professor

Zsolt Becsi

Office: Faner Hall 4137
Phone: 618/453-5067
Email: becsi@siu.edu

Office Hours:
MW 11:00 am-1:00 pm;
TR 12:30-1:30 pm

Or by appt.

Ph.D. 1991, Economics, University of Wisconsin, Madison  Fields: Macroeconomics, Public Economics Selected Publications: "Credit Mismatch and Breakdown," (with Victor E. Li and Ping Wang). European Economic Review, 59, 2013, 109-125. "Does Wealth Imply Secularization and ...read full profile >>

Chifeng Dai

Associate Professor

Chifeng Dai

Office: Faner Hall 4140
Phone: 618/453-5347
Email: daic@siu.edu

Office Hours:
TR 9:00-10:00 am;
W 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Or by appt.

Ph.D., University of Florida, 2003 Fields: Industrial Organization, Contract Theory, Law and Economics, and Applied Econometrics Selected Publications: “International Joint Venture with Double-Sided Moral Hazard:  Payment Arrangements and Credit Constraints,” with Sajal ...read full profile >>

Scott Gilbert

Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies

Scott Gilbert

Office: Faner Hall 4145
Phone: 618/453-5095
Email: gilberts@siu.edu

Office Hours:
TR 8:00-9:00 am, 2:00-4:00 pm
Or by appt.

Ph.D., 1996 Economics, University of California San Diego Fields: Econometrics, Macroeconomics, Finance Selected Publications: "Foreign Aid, History, and Growth," (with Kevin Sylwester), in Theory and Practice of Foreign Aid, edited by Sajal Lahiri, 2007, 403-420. "Who's Afraid of ...read full profile >>

Sajal Lahiri

Professor, Distinguished Scholar & Vandeveer Chair

Sajal Lahiri

Office: Faner Hall 4130
Phone: 618/453-9472
Email: lahiri@siu.edu
http://mypage.siu.edu/lahiri

Office Hours:
T 11:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00-2:00 pm, 3:30-4:30 pm

Ph.D., Indian Statistical Institute, 1977 Fields: International Trade, Development, Environmental Economics and Public Finance Selected Publications: "Competition and Innovation in Product Quality: Theory and Evidence from Eastern Europe and Central Asia," The B.E. Journal of Economic ...read full profile >>

AKM Mahbub Morshed

Professor

AKM Morshed

Office: Faner Hall 4142
Phone: 618/453-5740
Email: mmorshed@siu.edu
http://mypage.siu.edu/mmorshed

Office Hours:
MW 9:45-10:45 am, 12:30-1:30 pm
Or by appt.

Ph.D. 2001, University of Washington Fields: Macroeconomic Theory, International Economics Selected Publications: “Real Exchange Rate Dynamics:  The Role of Elastic Labor Supply,” with Stephen J. Turnovsky,  Journal of International Money and Finance, 30(7), ...read full profile >>

Andrea Sorensen

Assistant Professor

Andrea Sorensen

Office: Faner Hall 4136

Phone: 618/453-5065

Email: sorensen@siu.edu

Office Hours:
Leave of Absence-
No Office Hours

Ph.D. 2014, Economics, Indiana University, Bloomington Fields: Microeconomics, Game Theory, Experimental Economics Selected Publications: “Asymmetry, Uncertainty, and Limits in a Binary Choice Experiment with Positive Spillovers”, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 116, 2015, 43-55.

Kevin Sylwester

Professor and Interim Chair

Kevin Sylwester

Office: Faner Hall 4141
Phone: 618/453-5075
Email: ksylwest@siu.edu

Office Hours:
TR 9:00-10:45 am, 1:45-3:00 pm
Or by appt.

Ph.D. 1997, Economics, University of Wisconsin, Madison Fields: Macroeconomics, Economic Growth, Development Selected Publications: “Historical Legacy and Institutions Across Countries,” Journal of Applied Economics, 11, 2008, 373-398. "A Note on Geography, Institutions, ...read full profile >>

Alison Watts

Professor, Director of Graduate Studies

Office: Faner Hall 4143
Phone: 618/453-5073
Email: wattsa@siu.edu

Office Hours:
MW 9:30 am-12:30 pm
Or by appt.

Ph.D. 1993, Economics, Duke University  Fields: Microeconomics, Game Theory, Law and Economics Selected Publications: "The Influence of Social Networks and Homophily on correct Voting," Network Science, 2(1), 2014, 90-106. “Career and Family Choices in the Presence of ...read full profile >>