Department of Economics Research Faculty

Research
Economics Research Faculty
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
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
Abigail Allison Peralta

Abigail Allison Momongan Peralta

Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, Texas A&M University
Teaching Interests: Public Economics
Research Interests: Public Economics, Political Economy, Development Economics
Phone: 979-7394353-
Dek Terrell

Dek Terrell

Professor and Undergraduate Internship Advisor
Freeport-McMoRan Endowed Chair of Economics
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, Duke University
Teaching Interests: Econometrics
Research Interests: Bayesian Econometrics
Phone: 225-578-3785
Bulent Unel

Bulent Unel

Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies-PhD Program
Robert W. and June Heroman Scheffy Professorship
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics, Brown University
Teaching Interests: International Trade, Economic Growth, Macroeconomics
Research Interests: Trade and Productivity, Entrepreneurship, Labor Economics
Phone: 225-578-3790
Email: bunel@lsu.edu
Xintong Wang

Xintong Wang

Visiting Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Economics
Education: Ph D Economics , State University of New York at Binghamton
Phone: 225-578-5211
Email: wang2@lsu.edu