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Department of Economics

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Economics Department
Kansas State University
327 Waters Hall
1603 Old Claflin Place
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-6919 fax



Faculty and Staff


Faculty specializations include development economics, econometrics, international economics, industrial organization, labor economics, microeconomics, macroeconomics, monetary economics, public finance and transportation. Research by the faculty appears in top journals and acclaimed books. Research has been funded by such agencies as the National Science Foundation, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Department of Agriculture, the American Enterprise Institute, the Kansas Department of Transportation and the Kansas Department of Revenue. In addition, faculty members have won many teaching awards at the college and university levels.


Susan Koch, Accounting, Personnel, 785-532-4586, koch@ksu.edu

Crystal Strauss, Office, Student Records, Admissions, 785-532-4587, strauss@ksu.edu

Mazie Kolterman, Student Worker, Office Help, 785-532-7357, maziekolt@ksu.edu

Sean Pittman, Student Worker, Computer Support Technician, 785-532-4589, pittcrew@ksu.edu


Joy Chen, Undergraduate Academic Advisor, 785-532-4582, shijiao@ksu.edu