The study of economics provides students with an opportunity to understand the most important aspects of modern societies such as the global economy, production decisions, income distribution, consumption of goods and services, government’s role and the interaction between households and businesses.


Department Faculty

Adjunct Professors

  • Paul H Boisvert
  • Christopher Briggs
  • Robert Jones
  • Mary Joyce
  • Robert Nigohosian
  • Victoria Stedman
  • Richard Wakefield
Shwachman Kaminaga, Allison

Allison Shwachman Kaminaga

Lecturer, Economics
Faculty Suite J, Room 105
Ph D, Clark University
MS, Clark University
BS, Stonehill College
  • Association for Social Economics
  • American Econmic Association
  • International Association for Feminist Economics

Beaudin, L., Berdiev, A., Kaminaga, A., Mirmirani, S., Tebaldi, E., Using the Principles of Economics Competition to Supplement the Teaching of Introductory Economics, Journal of Economic Education.

Gundersen, S., Kaminaga, A., One Size Doesn’t Fit All: A Project Designing Small Scale Economic Development Projects, Journal of Economic Education.

Kaminaga, A., Market Potential and Regional Wages in the Enlarged EU: An empirical investigation, Applied Economics.

Kaminaga, A., Acceptance of Intimate Partner Violence in Rural Malawi: An Empirical Analysis on the Impacts of Lineage and AIDS Conversation Networks, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 2017.