Dan E. Hamilton, Ph.D.

Department Chair

Associate Professor of Economics
University of California, Santa Barbara 2002
Forecasting, Time Series Econometrics, Macroeconomic Theory, Business Cycle Analysis, Economic Growth Theory

Matthew Fienup, Ph.D.

Lecturer and Executive Director of Center for Economic Research and Forecasting
University of California Santa Barbara 2017
Environmental Economics, Applied Econometrics, Economics of Land Use, Environmental Markets

Kirk M. Lesh, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Applied Microeconomics

Jeffrey Speakes, Ph.D.

Visiting Lecturer

Bill Watkins, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Founding Director, Center for Economic Research and Forecasting

Joel A Balbien, MS, CFA, Ph.D

Adjunct Faculty Member
California Institute of Technology 1982
Microeconomics, Renewable Energy, Public Policy, and Entrepreneurship