Zsolt Becsi | Economics | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Liberal Arts

Zsolt Becsi

Associate Professor

Zsolt Becsi

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

Office Hours:
TR 8:45-10:45 and 12:30-1:30

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 Longevity?" Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, forthcoming.

"Bilateral War in a Multilateral World: Carrots and Sticks for Conflict Resolution," (with Sajal Lahiri), Canadian Journal of Economics, 40, 2007, 1168-1187.

"Heterogeneous Borrowers, Liquidity, and the Search for Credit," (with Vector E. Li and Ping Wang), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 29, 2005, 1331-1360.

"War Technology, War, and Welfare," (with Sajal Lahiri), India Macroeconomics Annual 2004-2005, edited by Sugata Marjit, The Reserve Bank of India Endowment: Calcutta, 77-91.

"Endogenous Longevity and the Value-Maximizing Firm," Economics Bulletin, 2002, 5, 1-7.