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Department of Economics

Faculty, Staff and Emeritus Faculty


  • Michael Bradley, Professor and Chair
    A.B., Albion College, 1961; M.S., Cornell University, 1963; Ph.D., 1967. History of Economic Thought, Comparative Economic Systems.
    Curriculum Vitae, Web-page
  • Tim Brennan , Professor, Public Policy and Affiliate Professor, Economics
    B.A., University of Maryland, 1973; M.A., University of Wisconsin, 1975; Ph.D., 1978.
    Curriculum Vitae, Web-page
  • Robert Carpenter, Professor
    A.B. University of Michigan at Flint, 1986; M.A. Washington University, 1988; Ph.D. 1992. Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics, Industrial Organization, Theory of the Firm.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Kathleen Carroll, Associate Professor
    B.A., Cleveland State University, 1972; Ph.D. The Johns Hopkins University, 1976. Economics of Organizations, Industrial Organization, Regulation.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Dennis Coates, Professor
    B.A., SUNY at Albany (History), 1979; M.A. University of Arizona, (Latin American Studies), 1982, (Economics), 1983; Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1988. Public Choice, Public Finance, Sports Economics.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Lisa Dickson , Assistant Professor
    B.A., College of William and Mary, 2000; M.S. University of Texas at Austin, 2002; Ph.D., 2005. Labor Economics, Economics of Education, Econometrics.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Scott Farrow , Professor
    B.A., Whitman College, 1974; M.A., Washington State University, 1981; Ph.D., 1983. Industrial Organization, Environmental Economics and Risk Analysis
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Tim Gindling, Professor
    B.A., Denison University, 1981; M.A., Cornell University, 1986; Ph.D., 1987. Economic Development
    Curriculum Vitae, Web-page
  • Douglas Lamdin, Professor
    B.A., University of Maryland Baltimore County, 1983; M.A., University of Maryland College Park, 1985; Ph.D., 1991. Corporate Finance, ManagerialEconomics.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • William Lord, Professor
    B.A., Indiana University, 1976; M.A., 1980; Ph.D., 1984. Public Finance, Household Economics.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Bing Ma, Assistant Professor
    B.A., Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE), Beijing, 1998; M.A., Brown University, 2002; C. Phil. University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 2003; Ph.D., 2007. Labor Economics, Health Economics Applied Economietrics and Applied Microeconomics.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Virginia McConnell, Professor
    B.A., Smith College, 1969; Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1978. Environmental Economics, Regional Economics.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • David Mitch, Professor and Director of Graduate Program
    B.A., University of Chicago, 1973; M.A., 1974; Ph.D., 1982. American and European Economic History.
    Curriculum Vitae   
  • Morgan Rose, Associate Professor
    B.A., University of Missouri--Columbia, 1994; M.A., 1996; M.A., Washington University in Saint Louis, 2000; Ph.D., 2005. Applied Microeconomics, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Industrial Organization, Financial Institutions.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Jeanne St. Martin , Lecturer and Director, Administrative Sciences Program
    B.A., Connecticut College, 1977; M.B.A., University of New Mexico, 1981. Accounting.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Wendy Takacs, Professor
    B.A., Douglass College, Rutgers University, 1969; M.A., The Johns Hopkins University, 1971; Ph.D., 1976. International Economics, International Trade.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • Marc Thomas , Lecturer and Department Advisor
    B.A., Michigan State University, 1983; PhD., 1996.
  • Christelle Viauroux, Assistant Professor
    B.S., 1993; M.S., 1995, M.A. 1996, Dee.A.Q., 1997, Ph.D., 2001, University of Toulouse, France. Theoretical and Applied Econometrics, Structural Applied Microeconomics, Structural Applied Game Theory, Matching Theory.
    Curriculum Vitae, Web-page
  • Chunming Yuan, Assistant Professor
    B.A., 1998; M.A. 2001, Central University of China; M.A., 2005, C. Phil. 2005, Ph.D., 2008, University of California, Los Angeles. InternationalEconomics/Finance, Financial Economics, Econometrics.
    Curriculum Vitae


Emeritus Faculty

  • Marsha Goldfarb
    B.A., Pembroke College, 1964; M.A., Northwestern University, 1966; Ph.D., 1968. Health Economics, Economics of Education.
    Curriculum Vitae
  • David Greenberg
    B.A., Southern Methodist University, 1963; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1966. Labor Economics, Industrial Relations. Curriculum Vitae
  • Charles Peake
    B.S., East Tennessee State University, 1956; M.S., University of Tennessee, 1957; Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1968. Monetary Economics, Finance.
  • Alan Sorkin
    B.A. The Johns Hopkins University, 1963; M.A., 1964; Ph.D., 1966. Health Economics, Economics of Human Resources.
    Curriculum Vitae

DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS • University of Maryland, Baltimore County
3rd floor Public Policy Building, Room 338
1000 Hilltop Circle • Baltimore Maryland 21250
phone: 410-455-2160 • email: Mrs. Kelly Hodges <>