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Faculty Profile

Michael T Belongia

Economics
OTHO SMITH PROFESSOR OF ECONOMICS
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217 Odom Hall
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7785
Joined UM: August 17, 1993

Areas of Expertise

  • ECONOMICS AND FINANCE
  • ECONOMICS, RELIABILITY OF ECONOMIC DATA REPORTED BY GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

Brief Bio

Mike Belongia received his Ph.D. in Economics from the North Carolina State University, and he joined the faculty in 1987. Prior to his current appointment he was a research economist and Economic Adviser at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. He teaches undergraduate and graduate macroeconomics courses. His research areas include monetary aggregates and central bank policy. Professor Belongia's research has appeared in the Journal of Political Economy, the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking and the Review of Economics and Statistics. Education Ph.D. Economics, North Carolina State University, 1982. M.S. Humanities, Virginia Tech, 1977. B.A. Economics, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, 1975.

Degrees

BA
Economics
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON, WISCONSIN (1975)
MS
Humanities
VIRGINIA TECH/BLACKSBURG, VIRGINIA (1977)
PhD
Economics
NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY/RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA (1982)