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Stephen Barnes

Stephen R. Barnes

Director
Department: Economics & Policy Research Group
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
Swarup Joshi

Swarup Joshi

Graduate Research Assistant
Department: Economics & Policy Research Group
Education: BS Finance, Southeastern Louisiana University
Teaching Interests: Microeconomics, Public Economics, Mathematics for Economists
Research Interests: Applied Microeconomics, Education, Labor, Health, Crime
Phone: 225-578-3783
Christopher Schmidt

Christopher M. Schmidt

Research Economist
Department: Economics & Policy Research Group
Education: MS Economics, University of Texas
Research Interests: Applied Econometrics, Energy and Environmental Economics, Labor Economics, Regional Economics
Phone: 225-578-3789
Dek Terrell

Dek Terrell

Executive Director
Freeport-McMoRan Endowed Chair of Economics
Department: Economics & Policy Research Group
Education: Ph D Economics, Duke University
Teaching Interests: Econometrics
Research Interests: Bayesian Econometrics
Phone: 225-578-3785
Stephanie Virgets

Stephanie Miller Virgets

Research Associate
Department: Economics & Policy Research Group
Education: MA Economics, University of Alabama
Phone: 225-578-3780
Preston Watts

Preston S. Watts

Research Associate
Department: Economics & Policy Research Group
Phone: 225-578-3780