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Dan Giedeman

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Email
giedemad@gvsu.edu

Title
Professor

Office
3046 L. William Seidman Center

Phone
616-331-7488

Department
Economics

Biography

Dr. Dan Giedeman earned his B.A. in economics and history and his M.S. in economics from Southern Illinois University -- Carbondale, and his Ph.D. in economics from Washington University in St. Louis. His research and teaching interests include banking--particularly banking regulation and how banking may have influenced economic development, the determinants of long-run economic growth, and economic history. He also has an interest in comparing the economic systems of different nations and he has been a guest professor in Germany at the University of Konstanz as well as the Duale Hochschule, Baden-Württemberg. Dan is a member of several economic organizations including the American Economic Association and he is the current Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Economic and Business History Society.

Education

  • PH.D., Economics, Washington University in Saint Louis. (2001).
  • MA, Economics, Washington University in Saint Louis. (1995).
  • MS, Economics, Southern Illinois University. (1994).
  • BA, Economics, Southern Illinois University. (1992).
  • BA, History, Southern Illinois University. (1992).

Teaching Areas

  • Money and Banking
  • Macroeconomics
  • Economic History

Publications

  • Giedeman, D. and Sturgill, B (2016) “Factor Shares, Economic Growth and the Industrial Revolution” Essays in Economic and Business History
  • Giedeman, D., Compton, R. A., Hoover, G. A. (2015) “The Impact of Economic Freedom on the Black/White Income Gap” American Economic Review Papers & Proceedings
  • Giedeman, D., Compton, R. A., Hoover, G. A. (2014) “A Distributional Analysis of the Benefits of Economic Freedom” European Journal of Political Economy

Services

  • Professional: Economic & Business Historical Society, Chair of the Board of Trustees
  • College: International Business Committee
  • Department: Economics Department Advisory Board

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