economics

Mike Hsu


Assistant Professor of Economics

ASB 360
219.464.5622
mike.hsu@valpo.edu

SPRING 2021 Office Hours:
M&W 11:30-12:30 pm and 3:00-5:00 pm by appointment (through email) on Google Meet.

Education

Ph.D. – University of Houston (2016)
M.A. – California State University – Fullerton (2011)
B.S. – University of Southern California (2009)

Courses Taught

  • Principles of Macroeconomics, Econ 222
  • International Economics (Undergraduate), Econ 326
  • International Economics (Graduate), Econ 623
  • International Monetary Economics (Graduate), Econ 627

Fields of Interest

International Trade, Economic Growth and Productivity

Working Papers

  • “Input Trade and Productivity Growth”
  • “Shipping Cost and Aggregate Productivity Growth”
  • “Does Trade Costs Affect Foreign Investment?”

Professional Affiliations

  • Western Economic Association International (WEAI)
  • American Economic Association (AEA)