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
Shaanan, Joseph

Joseph Shaanan

Professor, Economics
Faculty Suite J, Room 133
Ph D, Cornell University
MA, Cornell University
BA, Temple University

Political Economy, industrial economics, Applied Microeconomics, International Trade Policy

Political Economy and Industrial Economics.

Shaanan, J., America's Free Market Myths: Debunking Market Fundamentalism, Palgrave macmillan/ Springer International Publishing, 2017.