Robert Day School Faculty

RD School Faculty

Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty and Boswell Professor of Economics

B.A., M.A., Queens University; Ph.D., McMaster University


Statistics,Labor Economics


Labor Economics

Phone: (909) 607-8067
Donald C. McKenna Professor of Government and Economics

B.A., University of Michigan; M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University


Public policy of economic development, natural resources, and the environment


Economic development and resource policy in developing countries; environmental policy process; policymaking in international organizations; political psychology

Phone: (909) 607-3071
Associate Professor of Economics

A.B., University of California, Berkeley; D.B.A. Harvard University


Financial Accounting,Financial Statement Analysis, Data Analytics


Financial Analysis,Credit Markets, Structural Estimation, Accounting Conservatism

Phone: (909) 607-7260
Russell S. Bock Professor of Public Economics and Taxation
B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Teaching: Microeconomic Theory, Public Economics, Poverty and Public Policy
Research: Crime and the Criminal Justice System, Race and Gender Inequality in the Labor Market,Public Policy
Phone: (909) 607-4471
Jonathan B. Lovelace Professor of Economics
B.A., University of Warwick, England; M.Sc., University of Bristol, England; M.A., Ph.D., University of Houston
Teaching: Macroeconomics,Money and Banking,Money and Finance
Research: Chinese economic reforms,Financial markets,Central bank policymaking,Inflation and deflation,Sports economics
Phone: (909) 607-2884
Charles M. Stone Associate Professor of Finance & Director of the Financial Economics Institute (FEI)
Jerrine and Thomas Mitchell '66 Professor of Environmental Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow
Ph.D., M.A., University of Colorado. B.A., James Madison University.
Research: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Applied Microeconomics
Phone: (909) 607-3423
Associate Professor of Economics
B.A.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Teaching: Macroeconomics, Finance, International Economics
Research: International Finance, Macroeconomics, Game Theory
Phone: (909) 607-3795
Director of the Randall Lewis Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Academic Director of the Silicon Valley Program, James G. Boswell Professor of Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow
Ph.D., University of Rochester
Teaching: Industrial Organization, Innovation, Strategy, Finance
Research: Industrial Organization, Innovation, Strategy, Finance
Phone: (909) 607-6796
Associate Professor of Economics-Accounting

University of Arizona, Eller College of Management Ph.D. in Management- Accounting Concentration with minor in Finance University of California, Los Angeles Bachelors of Arts- Economics and Political Science


tax planning; financial accounting; accounting for income taxes


Impact of tax policies, enforcement, and financial reporting on firm choices; influence of auditor networks

Phone: 909-607-3760
Associate Professor of Economics
Jeffrey Flory received his B.A. from Reed College, his Ph.D. from the University of Maryland, and he did his post-doctoral work at the University of Chicago.
Research: Experimental Economics,Gender and Ethnicity, Development Economics, Rural Finance and Risk in Developing Countries
Phone: (909) 607-2800
Morcos Massoud Associate Professor of Accounting and George R. Roberts Fellow
B.Comm (Honors in Accounting) - St. Xavier's College, University of Calcutta; Ph.D. in Business Administration (Accounting & Economic Decision Making) - University of Pittsburgh
Teaching: Financial Accounting & Reporting,Managerial Accounting & Reporting,Strategic Cost Management & Decision Making
Research: Behavioral Decision Making & Cognitive Psychology,Individual Decisions vs. Aggregate Outcomes in accounting & auditing,Financial Analysis,Laboratory experiments in accounting & economics
Phone: (909) 607-0720
Associate Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Economics, University of Notre Dame, M.A., Economics, University of Notre Dame, B.Sc., Economics, Universidad ORT Uruguay
Research: Macroeconomics
Phone: (909) 607-8497
Assistant Professor of Economics
B.S., Carnegie Mellon University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Michigan
Teaching: Intermediate Macroeconomics
Research: Macroeconomics, Household Finance, Big Data
Phone: (909) 607-8226
Associate Professor of Economics
Assistant Professor of Economics
Ph.D., University of California Santa Barbara
Teaching: Intermediate Microeconomics, Public Economics, Environmental Economics
Phone: (909) 607-9841
William F. Podlich Professor of Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow
B.A., University of Missouri; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University
Teaching: Law and Economics
Research: Law and Economics
Phone: (909) 607-7275
Don and Lorraine Freeberg Professor of Economics and Finance
B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University.
Teaching: Investments,Financial Econometrics
Research: Financial Econometrics,Market Microstructure
Phone: (909) 607-3664
Associate Professor of Economics
Zwischenpruefung, Goethe Universitaet, Frankfurt, Germany; M.S., London School of Economics; M.A., University of Texas; Ph.D., London School of Economics
Teaching: Macroeconomics,Econometrics
Research: Comparative economic performance of countries and regions
Phone: (909) 607-3899
Associate Professor of Economics
S.B., University of Chicago; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan
Teaching: Intermediate Microeconomics, Econometrics
Research: International Economics, Industrial Organization
Assistant Professor of Economics
Postdoc, UCI and FRB St. Louis; Ph.D., University of Basel
Teaching: Statistics, Intermediate Macroeconomics
Research: Markets with Frictions, Search and Matching, Money, Asset Pricing, Liquidity, Asymmetric Information
Phone: (909) 607-9895
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.S., M.B.A., St. Cloud State University, MN; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison
Teaching: Financial Accounting
Research: Timing of financial disclosures.,Accruals and cash flows mispricing.
Phone: (909) 607-3377
Robert A. Day Distinguished Professor of Accounting
B. Comm., M. Comm., Alexandria University, Egypt; M.B.A., Ph.D., New York University, CMA
Teaching: Financial Accounting,Accounting Theory,International Accounting
Research: Corporate Governance,International,Accounting Regulation
Phone: (909) 607-3203
Fritz B. Burns Professor of Financial Economics
A.B., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Teaching: Financial Economics
Research: Executive compensation, risk management, pensions, corporate finance
Phone: (909) 607-7363
Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., Marmara University, Turkey; M.A., University of Guelph, Canada; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.
Teaching: Economics of Education,Labor Economics,Microeconomics,Econometrics
Research: Public Economics,Economics of Education,Labor Economics,Applied Econometrics
Phone: (909) 607-0721
Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., M.A., Hebrew University, Ph.D., Princeton University
Teaching: Statistics, Game Theory
Research: Applied Microeconomics: Auctions, Labor Economics, Public Finance
Phone: (909) 607-7305
Curb Family Associate Professor of Business and Law and George R. Roberts Fellow
B.A. Economics, University of Chicago; M.A. Economics, Princeton University; Ph.D. Economics, Princeton University
Teaching: Financial Accounting,Financial Statements Analysis
Research: Accounting for Human Capital and Labor Relations,Intangible Assets Measurement,Financial Reporting and Firm Valuation,Corporate Governance and Control
Phone: (909) 607-3625
Associate Professor of Economics
Phone: (909) 607-3754
McMahon Family Associate Professor of Political Economy and George R. Roberts Fellow
Ph.D., Stanford Graduate School of Business; B.S., A.B., Stanford University.
Teaching: Intermediate Macroeconomics,Game Theory,Public Finance,Formal Political Economy,Economic Growth
Research: Political Economy and Macroeconomics including fiscal policy, growth, elections, and more.
Phone: (909) 607-1692
Von Tobel Professor of Economics

B.S., University of Utah, Salt Lake City; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles


Entrepreneurial Finance, Venture Capital, Sports Economics, Economics of Strategy, Industrial Organization


Financial economics, Entrepreneurial finance, Sports economics, Contracts

Phone: (909) 607-3276
Senior Lecturer in Accounting

Georgetown University, BSBA, 1969; University of Michigan, MBA, 1971; Wayne State University, JD, 1973; CPA, (formerly) California, Michigan


Business Law,Financial Accounting,Tax Planning



Phone: (909) 607-3455
Associate Professor of Economics

Ph.D., Economics, University of California, Irvine, 2015


Econometrics; Intermediate Macroeconomics; Data Science; Advanced Projects in Data Science.


Econometrics; Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC); Simulation-based inference; Financial economics; Financial crises; Economic history.

Horton Professor of Economics
A.B., College of William and Mary; Ph.D., University of Virginia
Teaching: International economics,Monetary economics,Financial economics,Political economy
Research: International financial crises,Public choice analysis of the IMF,Exchange rate policies in emerging market economies,European monetary integration,International capital flows,Effects of inflation,Institutional mechanisms to control inflation,International political economy
Gordon C. Bjork Professor of Financial Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow

Ph.D., Cornell University; B.Sc., McMaster University


Derivatives,Corporate Finance,Fixed income securities,Investments


Credit risk modeling, fixed income and derivative securities, and financial risk management.

Phone: (909) 607-3345

Visiting and Adjunct Professors

Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Ph.D., MBA in Finance, The University of Texas at Austin
Teaching: Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Governance & Ethics, Investments, Financial Management
Research: Empirical Corporate Finance, Institutional Investors, Initial Public Offerings, Payout Policy, Performance Evaluation, Corporate Governance, Venture Capital
Phone: (909) 607-2257
Visiting Lecturer of Economics
Teaching: Accounting and Auditing
Phone: (909) 607-3381
Visiting Assistant Professor
Visiting Lecturer of Economics
M.B.A., UCLA Anderson School of Management; J.D., UCLA School of Law; B.A., Holy Cross College
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Ph.D. Economics, Claremont Graduate University, 2008
Teaching: Microeconomics, Environmental Economics, Public Finance
Phone: (909) 607-2535
Visiting Professor of Economics
Phone: (909) 607-3368
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

Criminal justice reform, prison newspapers, policing, prison gangs, prison governance

Emeritus Faculty

Emeritus Norwood and Frances Berger Professor of Business & Society
B.S., Brigham Young University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago
Teaching: Microeconomics,Political Economy/Public Policy
Research: Economics with political and moral philosophy
Phone: (909) 607-3003