Faculty

 
 
Caroline Betts
Associate Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Economics, University of British Columbia
Office: KAP316C
Phone: (213)740-2430
Email: cbetts@usc.edu

Field: Macroeconomics
Research Interest: International Macroeconomics, Exchange Rates, Impacts of Trade Liberalization and Structural Change in the Open Economies
Isabelle Brocas
Associate Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Economics, University of Toulouse, Toulouse, France
Office: KAP314
Phone: (213)740-8842
Email: brocas@usc.edu

Field: Micro theory
Research Interest: Contract Theory, Experimental Economics, Neuroeconomic Theory
Juan Carrillo
Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Economics, University of Toulouse
Office: KAP330B
Phone: (213)740-3526
Email: juandc@usc.edu

Field: Micro theory
Research Interest: Experimental Economics, Behavioral Economics, Neuroeconomic Theory, Industrial Organization
Harrison Cheng
Associate Professor of Economics
Ph.D. , University of California, Berkeley
Office: KAP324F
Phone: (213)740-2105
Email: hacheng@usc.edu

Field: Micro theory
Research Interest: General Equilibrium, Game Theory, Chinese Economic Development
Giorgio Coricelli
Associate Professor of Economics and Psychology
Ph.D. Economics, University of Arizona
Office: KAP316A
Phone: (213)740-2432
Email: coricell@usc.edu

Field: Micro theory
Research Interest: Neuroeconomics, Experimental Economics, Game Theory
Joel David
Assistant Professor of Economics

Office: KAP334A
Phone: (213)740-2110
Email: joeldavi@usc.edu

Field: Macroeconomics
Research Interest: Finance, International Economics
Robert Dekle
Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Economics, Yale University
Office: KAP324E
Phone: (213)740-3528
Email: dekle@usc.edu

Field: Macroeconomics
Research Interest: International Finance, Open Economy and Development, The Economies of Japan and East Asia
Michael Deprano
Associate Professor of Economics
Ph.D. , University of Illinois
Office: KAP306C
Phone: (213)740-3525
Email: deprano@usc.edu
Dick Easterlin
University Professor and Professor of Economics
Ph.D. , University of Pennsylvania
Office: KAP318B
Phone: (213)740-6993
Email: easterl@usc.edu

Field: Empirical Microeconomics
Research Interest: Economic Growth, Economic Demography, Subjective Well-Being
Cheng Hsiao
Professor of Economics
Ph.D. , Stanford University
Office: KAP324G
Phone: (213)740-2103
Email: chsiao@usc.edu

Field: Econometrics
Research Interest: Theoretical and Applied Econometrics
Yu-Wei Hsieh
Assistant Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Economics, New York University
Office: KAP312
Phone: (213)740-2134
Email: yuwei.hsieh@usc.edu

Field: Econometrics
Research Interest: Econometrics, Labor Economicss, Empirical Industrial Organization, Networks
Nake Kamrany
Senior Lecturer of Economics
Ph.D. ECONOMICS, University of Southern California
Office: KAP324D
Phone: (213)740-6997
Email: kamrany@usc.edu
Yilmaz Kocer
Assistant Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Economics, New York University
Office: KAP306b
Phone: (213)740-3512
Email: kocer@usc.edu

Field: Micro theory
Research Interest: Behavioral Economics, Bounded Rationality, Complexity, Learning in Games
Michael Magill
Professor of Economics
Ph.D. , Brown University
Office: KAP316B
Phone: (213)740-2104
Email: magill@usc.edu

Field: Micro theory
Research Interest: Financial Markets, Economics of Uncertainty, Incomplete Markets
Hyungsik Roger Moon
Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Economics, Yale University
Office: KAP310B
Phone: (213)740-2109
Email: moonr@usc.edu

Field: Econometrics
Research Interest: Econometric Theory, Panel Data Analysis, Applied Econometrics, Time-series analysis,Bayesian Analysis
Jeff Nugent
Professor of Economics and Business
Ph.D. Economics, New School for Social Research
Office: KAP318C
Phone: (213)740-2107
Email: nugent@usc.edu

Field: Development Economics
Research Interest: Empirical Research on Development Programs and Policies, Political Economy of Policy Reform
Anant Nyshadham
Assistant Professor of Economics

Office: KAP316A
Phone: (213)740-2098
Email: nyshadha@usc.edu

Field: Development Economics
Research Interest: Development and Health, Labor and Education
Hashem Pesaran
John Elliott Distinguished Chair in Economics
Ph.D. Economics, Cambridge University
Office: KAP324B
Phone: (213)740-3510
Email: pesaran@usc.edu

Field: Econometrics
Research Interest: Real-Time Modeling, Credit Risk, Econometric Analysis of Dynamic Panels, Model Evaluation, Energy Demand, Exchange Rates, GVAR, Monetary and Foreign Exchange Policy in Iran
Geert Ridder
Professor of Economics
Ph.D. , University of Amsterdam
Office: KAP300B
Phone: (213)740-7432
Email: ridder@usc.edu

Field: Econometrics
Research Interest: Microeconometrics, Semi-Parametric Econometrics and Program Evaluation and their Application
John Strauss
Professor of Economics and Gerontology
Ph.D. Economics, Agricultural Economics, Michigan State University
Office: KAP318A
Phone: (213)740-7698
Email: jstrauss@usc.edu

Field: Development Economics
Research Interest: Economics of the Household, Human Resource Investments and Labor Market Outcomes, Indonesia Family Life Survey (IFLS) and the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study
Guofu Tan
Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Industrial Organization, Chinese Economy, California Institute of Technology
Office: KAP334B
Phone: (213)740-3520
Email: guofutan@usc.edu

Field: Micro theory
Research Interest: Auction Theory, Industrial Organization, Competition Policy and Regulation, Chinese Economy
Guillaume Vandenbroucke
Assistant Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Economics, University of Rochester
Office: KAP330C
Phone: (213)740-2108
Email: vandenbr@usc.edu

Field: Macroeconomics
Research Interest: Growth, Human Capital and Fertility
Simon Wilkie
Professor of Economics

Office: KAP306E
Phone: (213)740-3513
Email: swilkie@usc.edu

Field: Micro theory
Research Interest: Industrial Organization, Competition Policy and Regulation
Donald Yett
Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Human Resources, Labor Economics, Health Economics, University of California, Berkeley
Office: KAP302B
Phone: (213)740-3514
Email: dyett@usc.edu
 
 

Emeritus Faculty

 
Richard Day
Emeritus Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Human Resources, Labor Economics, Health Economics, University of California, Berkeley
Office: KAP318A
Phone: (213)740-2432
  • University of Southern California
  • Department of Economics
  • Phone: (213) 740-8335
  • Department Chair: Geert Ridder (213) 740-7432