Education & Social Sciences

Economics - Faculty


Sreenath Majumder, Ph.D., Chair

Associate Professor of Economics 
Office: Academic Center 143
Office phone: 260-982-5205
Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Sree Majumder did his doctoral studies in Economics at University of Houston. Soon after finishing his Ph.D. in 2009, he joined Manchester University.

He specializes in areas of Applied Macroeconomics and Political Economy and his current research interest involves analyzing the impact of automation on U.S. labor market and on its overall political framework.

Teaching is a passion for Dr. Majumder. He teaches courses of Macroeconomics, Econometrics, and Game Theory. He believes that the study of Economics is not simply juggling facts, figures, and theories, but is learning to comprehend the world around us. Each class of Economics is for him a podium to amalgamate analytical and creative skills.


Ty Robbins, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Economics
Office: Academic Center 145
Phone: 260-982-5301
Personal Website

At Manchester since:  2017
Education:  University of California, San Diego, 2007 (B.A. Mathematics and Economics); University of California, Santa Barbara, 2017 (Ph.D. Environmental Economics)
Graduate Research Area:  International environmental agreements and climate change, avoided deforestation, environmental domestic terrorism
Courses Taught:  Principles and Intermediate Micro/Macro Economics, Health Economics, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
Current Research Interests:  Sustainable living communities, recycling market mechanisms, economic and environmental impacts of gas price cycling