Department Chair:
Ron Cheung

Administrative Assistant:
Terri Pleska

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8483
Fax: (440) 775-6978

Rice Hall 233
10 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

James Zinser

James Zinser

Professor Emeritus

James E. Zinser (Ph.D., University of Oregon, 1967), works in the areas of economic development, especially in Latin American countries, industrial organization and law & economics. He has taught both applied courses and seminars in economic development in Latin America, law & economics, industrial organization, and antitrust economics, as well as introductory courses. Recent publications have focused on the problems of newly established financial markets in developing countries and the prospects for policies to deal with these institutions. He has served as an economic consultant and expert witness in antitrust cases, such as national class action price fixing cases, and as a damage consultant in the analysis of business disputes.