Faculty Bio

Nicole L. Cornell Sadowski, Ph.D.


Assistant Professor, Economics and Finance

Economics and Finance Programs Coordinator

Education

  • Ph.D. Economics, University of Oklahoma (2005)
  • M.B.A., Economics/Finance, University of Scranton (2001)
  • B.S. Finance, University of Scranton (2000)

Credentials

  • Economics and Finance Majors Coordinator
  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) - Eastern Council Secretary

Courses

  • Economic Modeling & Analysis
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Economic Perspectives
  • Managerial Finance
  • Principles of Macroeconomics

Research Interests

  • Weather Economics
  • Outcomes Assessment and Curriculum Development
  • Public Policy
  • Local Economic Development

Honors

  • Liberty Fund Colloquium Invitee - "Leadership in Education for a Free Society" (August 2011)

Recent Publications

  • “Mitigation Motivated by Past Experience: Prior Hurricanes and Damages,” with Daniel Sutter, Ocean and Coastal Management, Volume 51: Issue 4 (2008).
  • “Hurricane Fatalities and Hurricane Damages: Are Safer Hurricanes More Damaging?” with Daniel Sutter, Southern Economic Journal (October 2005).
  • “Natural Hazards, Fatality Rates, and Societal Vulnerability,” with Daniel Sutter, Economics and Wind, B.T. Ewing and J.B. Kruse (eds.), Nova Science Publishing (2005).
  • "Crowding Out in New Orleans: Relief- Related Wage Effects on Investment?" - Mercatus Center, George Mason University (2008)

Recent Presentations

  • "What Drive Assessment Results? Improve Student Success." Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (June 2010)
  • "Discount Retailers and Sales Tax Collections: Accounting for Competitive and Spatial Aspects." Southern Economics Association Meetings (November 2006), American Economic Association Meetings (January 2006)
  • "Hurricane Fatalities and Damages: The Role of Demographics in Mitigation Efforts." Southern Economics Association Meetings (November 2006)

Service

  • ACBSP Co-Champion
  • ACBSP Annual Edition - Reviewer