Department of Economics Research Faculty

Research
Economics Research Faculty
Areendam Chanda

Areendam Chanda

Associate Professor
Thomas Singletary Distinguished Professor of Business Administration
Department: Department of Economics
Education: PhD Economics, Brown University
Teaching Interests: Macroeconomics, Economic Growth
Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Economic Growth, Regional Growth, The Indian Economy
Office: 2323 Business Education Complex South
Phone: 225-578-5211
Sean Inoue

Sean Inoue

Visiting Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: PhD Economics, University of Arizona
Teaching Interests: Game Theory, Microeconomics, Principles of Economics, Experimental Economics, Behavioral Economics
Research Interests: Experimental Economics, Game Theory, Behavioral Economics
Office: 2307 Business Education Complex South
Phone: 225-578-5211
Daniel Keniston

Daniel Keniston

Associate Professor
Rick & Holly Wolfert Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: PhD Economics, M.I.T.
Research Interests: Development Economics, Industrial Organization, Economic History, Urban Economics
Office: 2325 Business Education Complex South
Faik Koray

Faik A. Koray

Department Chair and Professor
Bell South Business Partnership Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: PhD Economics, Duke University
Teaching Interests: Macroeconomics, International Finance
Research Interests: International Finance, Monetary and Fiscal Policy
Office: 2300C Business Education Complex South
Phone: 225-578-3801
Eunseong Ma

Eunseong Ma

Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: PhD Economics, Texas A&M University
Teaching Interests: Macroeconomics
Research Interests: Macroeconomics: Inequality, Fiscal and Monetary Policy, Business Cycle, Housing Market, Asset Pricing
Office: 2312 Business Education Complex South
Phone: 225-578-5211
H. Naci Mocan

H. Naci Mocan

Professor
Ourso Distinguished Chair in Economics
Department: Department of Economics
Education: PhD Economics, City University of New York
Teaching Interests: Labor Economics, Health Economics
Research Interests: Economics of Crime, Health Economics, Labor Economics
Office: 2439 Business Education Complex South
Phone: 225-578-4570
Email: mocan@lsu.edu
Robert Newman

Robert J. Newman

Professor
Gulf Coast Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Distinguished Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: PhD Economics, UCLA
Teaching Interests: Microeconomics, Labor and Health
Research Interests: Labor and Health
Office: 2435 Business Education Complex South
Phone: 225-578-3794
Abigail Peralta

Abigail A.M. Peralta

Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: BS Economics, University of the Philippines
Teaching Interests: Public Economics
Research Interests: Public Economics, Political Economy, Development Economics
Office: 2311 Business Education Complex
Dek Terrell

Dek Terrell

Professor and Undergraduate Internship Advisor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: PhD Economics, Duke University
Teaching Interests: Econometrics
Research Interests: Bayesian Econometrics
Office: 2319 Business Education Complex South
Phone: 225-578-3785
Bulent Unel

Bulent Unel

Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
Robert W. and June Heroman Scheffy Professorship
Department: Department of Economics
Education: PhD Economics, Brown University
Teaching Interests: International Trade, Economic Growth, Macroeconomics
Research Interests: Trade and Productivity, Entrepreneurship, Labor Economics
Office: 2329 Business Education Complex
Phone: 225-578-5211
Email: bunel@lsu.edu