​Faculty and Research


PhD students in the business economics program work with faculty engaged in diverse types of research. Some of this research is interdisciplinary, involving colleagues at other institutions as well as colleagues from other departments within Washington University.

The Business Economics faculty at Olin have been published in prestigious journals, including:

  • American Economic Review
  • Econometrica
  • Journal of Political Economy
  • Journal of Economic Studies
  • Journal of Economic Theory
  • RAND Journal of Economics

Faculty Members

Mariagiovanna Baccara | Joseph Cullen | Ignacio Esponda | Daniel Gottlieb | Bruce Hall | Barton Hamilton | John Horn | Glenn MacDonald | Robert Pollak | Stephen Ryan | Bernardo Silveira