Economics

Chenghao (Matt) Hu, Ph.D.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Economics
Position: 
Assistant Professor
Office: 
HSS 146
Phone: 
(415) 338-7511
Office Hours: 
Summer 2020: N/A - Not teaching Summer Semester
Biography: 

Education: 

Ph. D. in Economics with an emphases in International Economics and Development Economics (2018), University of California, Davis

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Veronica Sovero, Ph.D.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Economics
Position: 
Assistant Professor
Office: 
HSS 145
Phone: 
(415) 338-7517
Office Hours: 
Summer 2020: N/A - Not teaching Summer Semester
Education: 

• B.S. in Economics (2005), California Institute of Technology • M.A. in Development Economics (2007) University of Sussex • Ph.D. in Economics (2013), University of California, Los Angeles

Research Interests: 
  • Education
  • Labor and Demographic Economics

Venoo Kakar, Ph.D.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Economics
Position: 
Associate Professor
Office: 
HSS 150A
Phone: 
(415) 405-3461
Office Hours: 
Summer R3 only - W and Saturdays 9-10am
Advising Duties & Hours: 
Major Advisor
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Education: 
  • Ph.D. (2013), University of California, Riverside
Research Interests: 
  • Macroeconomics
  • Monetary Policy
  • Time Series Econometrics

Zuzana Janko, Ph.D.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Economics
Position: 
Associate Professor
Office: 
HSS 147
Phone: 
(415) 338-7513
Office Hours: 
Summer R1 only - Via Zoom appointment only
Advising Duties & Hours: 
Major Advisor
Education: 

Ph. D. in Economics with an emphasis on macroeconomics from UC Riverside (2003). 

Research Interests: 

My research interests are in business cycle analysis and applied macroeconomics.

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Kirill Chernomaz, Ph.D.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Economics
Position: 
Associate Professor
Office: 
HSS 145
Phone: 
(415) 405-2699
Office Hours: 
Summer R1 only - MW 1:00 pm -2:00 pm Zoom link available upon request
Advising Duties & Hours: 
Major Advisor
Biography: 

Education: 
  • B.A. in Economics (1999), University of Colorado at Denver
  • M.A. in Economics (2001), Central European University
  • M.A. in Economics (2002), Ohio State University
  • Ph.D. in Economics (2007), Ohio State University
Research Interests: 
  • Experimental and behavioral economics, agent-based computational economics
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Professional Associations: 

American Economic Association

Anoshua Chaudhuri, Ph.D.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Economics
Position: 
Professor and Department Chair
Office: 
HSS 140
Phone: 
(415) 338-2108
Office Hours: 
Summer R1 only - Th 11 am - 12pm Zoom link available on request.
Advising Duties & Hours: 
Major Advisor
Education: 
  • M.A. in Economics (1996), Delhi School of Economics
  • Ph.D. in Economics (2003), University of Washington
Professional Associations: 
  • American Economics Association
  • Indian Health Economics and Policy Association
  • American Public Health Association

Sudip Chattopadhyay, Ph.D.

Role: 
Faculty
Department: 
Economics
Position: 
Professor and ORISE Fellow
Office: 
HSS 150
Phone: 
(415) 338-1447
Office Hours: 
Summer R1 only - MTW 3:15 – 4:30 pm
Advising Duties & Hours: 
Major Advisor
Biography: 

Education: 

MS (Statistics), Ph. D. (Economics)

Professional Associations: 

American Economics Association, Association of Environmental and Resources Economics