Peter Gingeleskie

Peter Gingeleskie

PhD Student, Department of Economics
2305 Business Education Complex South
501 South Quad Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone: 225-578-5211
Fax: 225-578-3807

Biographical Summary

I am a Ph.D. Candidate in Economics at Louisiana State University. My research uses the tools of applied microeconomics to address policy relevant questions in cities, counties and states in the U.S. My area of specialization is exploring the socio-economic impacts of immigration with a focus on crime and entrepreneurship. I am on the job market and will be available to interview at the 2020 ASSA meetings.


  • BA Finance, Seton Hall University, 2012
  • ABD Economics, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 2016

Awards & Honors

  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Louisiana State University, 2018


  • Teaching Interests: Microeconomics, Money and Banking
  • Research Interests: Applied Microeconomics, Urban and Regional Economics, Immigration

Employed by LSU since

August 17, 2015