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Department of Economics

Faculty & Staff

Faculty

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Scott L. Baier

Department Chair and Professor

Ph.D.: Michigan State University
Fields: International Trade, Economic Growth and Development, Applied Econometrics
Office: 312A Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Phone: 864-656-4534
Email: sbaier@clemson.edu

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Robert K. Fleck

Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator

Ph.D.: Stanford University
Fields: Political Economy, Public Finance, Economic History, Development Economics
Office: 312D Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Phone: 864-656-3964
Email: rfleck@clemson.edu

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Curtis J. Simon

Professor and Ph.D. Graduate Coordinator

Ph.D.: SUNY-Binghamton
Fields: Labor Economics, Urban Economics
Office: 312F Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Phone: 864-656-3966
Email: cjsmn@clemson.edu

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Scott Templeton

Associate Professor and Masters Graduate Coordinator

Ph.D.: UC Berkeley
Fields: Agricultural, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
Office: 309G Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Phone: 864-656-6680
Email: stemple@clemson.edu

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Scott Barkowski

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.: University of California, Irvine
Fields: Health Economics, Labor Economics, Econometrics, Industrial Organization
Office: 320P Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email:
sbarkow@clemson.edu

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Howard Bodenhorn

Professor

Ph.D.: Rutgers University
Fields: Economic History, Law and Economics
Office: 309H Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: bodnhrn@clemson.edu

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Santiago Caicedo

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Macroeconomics, Growth, and Development
Office: 320N Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: scaiced@clemson.edu

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Cheng Chen

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.: Princeton University (2014)
Fields: International Economics, Firm Dynamics
Office: 320H Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: cchen9@clemson.edu

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Babur De los Santos

Associate Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Industrial Organization, Empirical Microeconomics
Office: 318K Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: babur@clemson.edu

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William R. Dougan

Alumni Distinguished Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Political Economy, Public Finance, Monetary Theory, Applied Microeconomics
Office: 318B Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: douganw@clemson.edu

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Gerald P. Dwyer, Jr.

Professor and BB&T Scholar

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Financial Markets, Monetary Economics, Financial Institutions, Financial Crisis
Office: 312K Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: GDwyer@clemson.edu

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Molly Espey

Professor

Ph.D.: UC Davis
Fields: Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Policy
Office: 312H Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: mespey@clemson.edu

Thomas Andrew Evans

Thomas Andrew Evans

Clinical Associate Professor

Ph.D.: Clemson University
Fields: Public Choice, Public Finance, Public Policy
Office: 309E Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: tevans6@clemson.edu

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Jorge Luis Garcia

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Labor and Development Economics
Office: 309C Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: jlgarci@clemson.edu

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Aspen Gorry

Associate Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, Public Economics
Office: 320D Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: cgorry@clemson.edu

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Devon Gorry

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Applied Microeconomics, Econometrics
Office: 320K Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: dgorry@clemson.edu

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F. Andrew Hanssen

Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Industrial Organization, Law and Economics, Property Rights
Office: 318N Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: fhansse@clemson.edu

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Arnold Harberger

Visiting Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Public Finance, Development Economics, Applied Welfare Economics, Cost-benefit Analysis, Economic Growth
Email:

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Thomas W. Hazlett

Hugh H. Macaulay Endowed Chair of Economics

Ph.D.: UCLA
Fields: Law & Economics, Public Choice, Information Technology
Office: 312P Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Phone: 864-656-3430
Email: hazlett@clemson.edu

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Brad Hobbs

Clinical Professor

Ph.D.: Florida State University
Fields: Economic Freedom and Growth, Economic and Intellectual History, The Philosophical Foundations of Markets and Pedagogy
Office: 309A Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: hobbs4@clemson.edu

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Miren Ivankovic

Adjunct Faculty

Ph.D.: Clemson University
Fields: Sports Economics, Economics of Higher Education, Labor Economics
Email: mivanko@clemson.edu

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Michal M. Jerzmanowski

Associate Professor

Ph.D.: Brown University
Fields: Macroeconomics, Economic Growth
Office: 318L Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: mjerzma@clemson.edu

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Chungsang Tom Lam

Adjunct Faculty

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Economics of Networks, Economics of Education, Labor Economics
Office: 320L Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: tomlam@clemson.edu

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Jonathan M. Leganza

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.: University of California San Diego
Fields: Public Finance, Labor Economics, Health Economics
Office: 309E Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: jleganz@clemson.edu

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Matthew S. Lewis

Professor

Ph.D.: University of California, Berkeley
Fields: Industrial Organization, Energy Economics, Health Economics
Office: 309J Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: mslewis@clemson.edu

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Daria Litsukova-Bokar

Adjunct Faculty

Ph.D.: St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia
Fields: Property Rights, Comparative Economic Systems, Institutional and Organizational Economics, Economic History
Office: 312G Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: dlitsuk@clemson.edu

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Michael Makowsky

Associate Professor

Ph.D.: George Mason University
Fields: Applied Microeconomics, Law and Economics, Agent-based Computational Modeling
Office: 320R Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: mdmakow@clemson.edu

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Raymond D. Sauer

Professor

Ph.D.: University of Washington
Fields: Industrial Organization, Economics of Regulation, Economics of Sports
Office: 312R Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: sauerr@clemson.edu

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Robert F. Tamura

Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Human Capital, Economic Growth and Development
Office: 312M Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email:
rtamura@clemson.edu

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Charles Thomas

Visiting Associate Professor

Ph.D.: Princeton University
Fields: Industrial Organization, Antitrust, Experimental Economics, Environmental Economics
Office: 320F Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: cjt@clemson.edu

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Kevin K. Tsui

Associate Professor

Ph.D.: University of Chicago
Fields: Industrial Organization, Political Economy, Natural Resource Economics
Office: 318C Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: ktsui@clemson.edu

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Patrick L. Warren

Associate Professor

Ph.D.: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fields: Political Economy, Organizational Economics
Office: 309F Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: pwarren@clemson.edu

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Reed Watson

Professor of Practice

J.D: Duke University
Fields: Environmental Economics, Law and Economics, Political Economy
Office: 309B Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Phone:
864-656-9524
Email:
reed81@clemson.edu

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Paul W. Wilson

J. Wilson Newman Professor of Economics and Professor of Computer Science

Ph.D.: Brown University
Fields: Econometrics, Empirical Microeconomics
Office: 320A Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: pww@clemson.edu

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Christy Zhou

Assistant Professor

Ph.D.: University of Maryland at College Park
Fields: Environmental and Energy Economics, Industrial Organization
Office: 320M Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Email: yichen2@clemson.edu

Emeritus Faculty

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Daniel Benjamin

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D.: UCLA
Fields: Political Economy, International Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, Economic History

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Michael T. Maloney

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D.: Louisiana State University
Fields: Applied Price Theory, Financial Economics, Industrial Organization

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Robert McCormick

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D.: Texas A & M University
Fields: Economics, Sports Economics, Utility Deregulation, Antitrust Economics, Global Warming, Telecommunications

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William A. Ward

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D.: Michigan State University
Fields: Economic Development, Energy Economics, Environmental Economics

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John Warner

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D.: North Carolina State
Fields: Labor Economics, Econometrics, Macroeconomics

Staff

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Kimmie Albertson

Administrative Coordinator

Office: 312C Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Phone: 864-656-3497
Email: kr2@clemson.edu

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Jill Watkins

Administrative Specialist II

Office: 312B Wilbur O. and Ann Powers Hall
Phone: 864-656-3481
Email: jwatki9@clemson.edu

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