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Faculty & Staff

Economics Faculty & Staff

Amanda Bayer

Franklin and Betty Barr Professor of Economics, Department Chair

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7821
  2. Kohlberg 208
  3. Office Hours:

    Virtual on Wednesdays 10:00am-12:00pm. Students can find the Zoom link and self-schedule 15-minute slots using https://wase.swarthmore.edu/swarthmore/views/pages/makeappt.php?calid=448

Areas of Interest:  Microeconomics, Labor Markets, Education, Game Theory, Diversity and Inclusion

Amanda Bayer

Syon Bhanot

Associate Professor

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8369
  2. Kohlberg 206
  3. Office Hours:

    Tuesdays 11:20am-1:00pm and by appointment

Areas of Interest: Behavioral Economics, Public Economics, Experimental Economics, Public Policy 

Erin Todd Bronchetti

Associate Professor

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6140
  2. Kohlberg 213
  3. Office Hours:

    Tuesdays 9:00pm-10:00pm and Thursdays 2:00pm-3:00pm via Zoom: https://swarthmore.zoom.us/j/82618878197

Areas of Interest:  Public Finance, Labor Economics, Health Economics

Erin Todd Bronchetti

John Caskey

Joseph Wharton Professor of Economics

On leave 2021/22 academic year

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8128
  2. Kohlberg 215
  3. Office Hours:

    On Leave 2021-2022

Area of Interest:  Financial Economics, Urban Economics

John Caskey

Kara Dimitruk

Visiting Assistant Prof-Econ

Economics

Contact

  1. Kohlberg 204
  2. Office Hours:

    Tuesdays 2:00pm-3:00pm, Thursdays 3:00pm-4:00pm, and by appointment

Areas of Interest: Economic History, Applied Economics, Political Economy and Development

Ella Foster-Molina

Social Sciences Quantitative Laboratory Associate

Sociology & Anthropology, Political Science, Economics

Contact

  1. Parrish 231W (2nd floor, turn right when you face the admissions office)
  2. Office Hours:

      Wednesdays 1:15-3:45pm, by appointment

      Thursdays 10:45am-12:15pm, by appointment

     

Daifeng He

Associate Professor

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-6898
  2. Kohlberg 212
  3. Office Hours:

    Mondays 11:30am-12:30pm, Wednesdays 2:00pm-3:00pm, and by appointment

Areas of Interest: Health Economics, Public Economics, Medicare and Medicaid Policies

Daifeng He

Philip Jefferson

Centennial Professor of Economics

On Leave 2019-2020

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-6856
  2. Kohlberg 209

Areas of Interest:  Macroeconomics, Poverty, and Applied Econometrics

Philip Jefferson

Mark Kuperberg

Professor

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8123
  2. Kohlberg 207
  3. Office Hours:

    Tuesdays 11:30am-12:30pm and Thursdays 1:00pm-2:00pm. 

Areas of Interest:  Macroeconomics, Public Finance, Law and Economics

Mark Kuperberg

Ellen Magenheim

Professor

Virtual hours only-Wednesdays 11:00am-12:30pm and by appointment. Zoom-https://swarthmore.zoom.us/j/93157366580

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8140
  2. Kohlberg 211
  3. Office Hours:

    Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:00pm-5:00pm

Areas of Interest:   Health Economics, Behavioral Economics

Ellen Magenheim

Steve O'Connell

Gil and Frank Mustin Professor of Economics

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8107
  2. Kohlberg 205
  3. Office Hours:

    Mondays 10:30am-12:00pm, Thursdays from 1:00pm-2:30pm, and by appointment

Areas of Interest: Macroeconomics, International Trade, Economic Development

Stephen O'Connell

Maria Pia Olivero

Visiting Associate Professor

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7331
  2. Kohlberg 209
  3. Office Hours:

    Wednesdays from 10:30am-12:00pm and 12:30pm-2:00pm

Areas of interest: Macroeconomics, International Finance, Credit Markets, Latin American Economies.

Maria Pia Olivero

Jennifer Peck

Assistant Professor

Economics, Environmental Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6182
  2. Kohlberg 210
  3. Office Hours:

    Via Zoom-Email for appointment

Areas of Interest:  Labor Economics, Development Economics, and Energy and Environmental Economics

Marc Remer

Associate Professor

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8105
  2. Kohlberg 203
  3. Office Hours:

    Thursdays 2:00pm-4:00pm

Areas of Interest: Industrial Organization, Antitrust

Tao Wang

Assistant Professor

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6139
  2. Kohlberg 214
  3. Office Hours:

    Wenesdays 1:30pm-3:30pm and by appointment

Areas of Interest: International Economics, Environmental Economics

Joseph Hargadon

Professor (PT) - Economics

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8125
  2. Office Hours:

    Wednesdays 5:30pm-6:30pm 

Megan Salladino

Administrative Assistant II

Economics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8125
  2. Kohlberg 216

Retired and Emeritus Professors

Stephen Golub (1953-2020)

Franklin and Betty Barr Professor of Economics

Economics

Contact

 

Stephen Golub

Rob Hollister (1935 - 2021)

Joseph Wharton Professor Emeritus of Economics

Economics

Contact

Areas of interest: Poverty, welfare reform, health care.

Rob Hollister

Larry Westphal (1942-2020)

J. Archer and Helen C. Turner Professor Emeritus of Economics

Economics

Contact

Areas of Interest: Applied Economic Theory, Economic Development, International Economics, Environmental Economics

Larry Westphal