Economics Department Faculty & Staff
Office: Spellman Hall, Room 201D
Phone: (914) 633-2291
Degrees: Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 2011
MA, AL.I. Cuza University, Iasi, Romania
BA, AL.I. Cuza University, Iasi, Romania
Dr. Nicoleta Iliescu teaches courses in international economics, the history of economic ideas, environmental economics, basic microeconomics and basic macroeconomics. Her research interests are in the areas of international trade, political economy, and applied microeconomics.
Robert H. Jantzen
Office: Spellman Hall, Room 201A
Phone: (914) 637-2731
Degrees: Ph.D., Northeastern University
MA, Northeastern University
BS, Northeastern University
Dr. Robert Jantzen teaches courses in statistics for economists, current economic issues, basic microeconomics, econometrics and more. His research interests include healthcare, education policy, and e-commerce.
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Office: Spellman Hall, Room 201B
Phone: (914) 633-2215
Degrees: Ph.D., City University of New York
MS, Statistics, Temple University.
Dr. Michael Malenbaum teaches courses in money and banking, basic macroeconomics, basic and intermediate microeconomics, and the federal reserve challenge. His research is in the fields of international trade, monetary economics and macroeconomics. Specifically, his recent research focuses on exchange rate pass-through, the degree to which exchange rate movements are reflected in prices.
Bhaswati (Bonu) Sengupta
Chair, Economics Department
Office: Spellman Hall, Room 201C
Phone: (914) 637-2729
Degrees: Ph.D., North Carolina State University
BA Honors, St. Stephen's College, Delhi University, India
Dr. Bhaswati Sengupta teaches courses in development economics, behavioral economics, mathematical applications in economics, basic microeconomics, and basic and intermediate macroeconomics. Her research interests include labor economics, development, gender studies and health economics.
John Holland, Ph.D.
Mary H. Lesser, Ph.D.