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Gregory Albrecht

Gregory Vance Albrecht

Adjunct Faculty
Department: Department of Economics
Education: MS Economics, Louisiana State University
Teaching Interests: Monetary Policy and Macroeconomics. Have taught all the principles economics courses.
Research Interests: Research involves work as an economist for the Legislature. Tracking the La economy and various tax issues necessary to make revenue forecasts and analyze tax legislation.
Phone: 225-342-7233
Stephen Barnes

Stephen R. Barnes

Associate Professor - Research
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, University of Texas at Austin
Teaching Interests: Labor Economics, Health Economics, Econometrics
Research Interests: Labor Economics, Health Economics, Regional Economics, Public Finance, Applied Econometrics
Phone: 225-578-3783
Louis-Philippe Beland

Louis-Philippe Beland

Assistant Professor
Thomas Singletary Business Partnership Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, University of Montreal
Teaching Interests: Microeconomics, Labor & Public Economics
Research Interests: Applied Microeconomics, Labor Economics, Public Economics, Political Economy, Education, Health
Phone: 225-578-5211
Areendam Chanda

Areendam Chanda

Associate Professor
Thomas Singletary Distinguished Professor of Business Administration
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, Brown University
Teaching Interests: Macroeconomics, Economic Growth
Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Economic Growth, Regional Growth, The Indian Economy
Phone: 225-578-3791
Judy Collins

Judy S. Collins

Assistant to the Department Chair
Department: Department of Economics
Education: BA Sociology, Southeastern Louisiana University
Phone: 225-578-5211
Christopher Coombs

Christopher K Coombs

Instructor and Undergraduate Energy Advisor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, LSU
Teaching Interests: Microeconomics
Research Interests: Labor, Health, & Energy
Phone: 225-578-5080
Daniel Keniston

Daniel Keniston

Associate Professor
Rick & Holly Wolfert Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, M.I.T.
Research Interests: Development Economics, Industrial Organization, Economic History, Urban Economics
Faik Koray

Faik A. Koray

Department Chair and Professor
Bell South Business Partnership Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, Duke University
Teaching Interests: Macroeconomics, International Finance
Research Interests: International Finance, Monetary and Fiscal Policy
Phone: 225-578-3801
H. Naci Mocan

H. Naci Mocan

Professor
Ourso Distinguished Chair in Economics
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, City University of New York
Teaching Interests: Labor Economics, Health Economics
Research Interests: Economics of Crime, Health Economics, Labor Economics
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: Ph D Economics, UCLA
Teaching Interests: Microeconomics, Labor and Health
Research Interests: Labor and Health
Phone: 225-578-3794