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Adibi photoEsmael Adibi

Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University

Office: BK 306D
Phone: (714) 997-6693
Fax: (714) 997-6601
E-mail: adibi@chapman.edu

Director of the A. Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research and Anderson Chair of Economic Analysis. Dr. Adibi joined the Chapman Faculty in 1978, and was appointed director of the A. Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research in 1985. His research interests center on analyzing key economic indicators for the U.S. and California economies. He is widely quoted in the media and regularly appears as a guest speaker at various professional meetings. Dr. Adibi is past president of the Association for University Business and Economic Research. Hs is a member of the NABE Outlook Survey Panel and Western Blue Chip Economic Forecast Panel. He serves on the board of directors of SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union and is a member of California Treasurer's Council of Economic Advisors.


Booth PhotoDonald Booth

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Office: BK 303D
Phone: (714) 997-6804
Fax: (714) 532-6081
E-mail: booth@chapman.edu

The Larry Parlett Professor of Economics. Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Booth is a consultant for public agencies on market alternatives. He has received awards from the National Science Foundation, Danforth Foundation and the Ford Foundation. Dr. Booth was awarded the Eliot Jones Award by the Western Economic Association for his research on U.S. investment in Latin America.


Doti PhotoJames L. Doti

Ph.D., University of Chicago

President and Donald Bren Distinguished Professor of Business & Economics at Chapman University. Ph.D., University of Chicago. Dr. Doti was an Edward Hilman and National Science Foundation Fellow while at Chicago. He joined Chapman in 1974 and in 1978 founded the University’s Anderson Center for Economic Research which, under his leadership, has become nationally recognized for its scholarly research and economic forecasts. Dr. Doti’s articles have appeared in many academic journals as well as business publications such as The Wall Street Journal. He also co-authored books entitled, Econometric Analysis - An Applications Approach and The Market Economy - A Reader, which received the Templeton Honor Award for Scholarly Excellence. Dr. Doti is a leading figure in the Orange County business and academic communities, and hosts the weekly KOCE-PBS television show, “The Economic Journal.” He also serves on the boards of several corporations headquartered in Southern California.


doti-lynn-photoLynne Pierson Doti

Ph.D., University of California, Riverside

Office: BK 307C
Phone: (714) 997-6805
Fax: (714) 532-6081
E-mail: ldoti@chapman.edu

Lynne Pierson Doti, the David and Sandra Stone Professor of Economics at Chapman University, is the author of Banking in an Unregulated Environment: California 1878 - 1905 and co-author of California Bankers and Banking in the American West. She has also written about 25 articles on banking, using history as a laboratory to test theories of branching, structure and regulation. Current research is focused on financing sources for real estate development. In April, 2006 Lynne became the Editor of Essays in Economic and Business History. She has served on a number of corporate, civic, and charitable boards including the board of directors of Plaza Bank and Eldorado Bank, the Anaheim and Orange Budget Commissions and the state boards of two political organizations. Her Ph.D. in Economics is from the University of California, Riverside.


Sfeir photoRaymond Sfeir

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Office: BK 306F
Phone: (714) 997-6551
Fax: (714) 997-6601
E-mail: sfeir@chapman.edu

Professor of Economics and Management Science. Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara. Dr. Sfeir teaches microeconomics, applied econometrics, statistics and forecasting. His research interests include operations research, capital asset pricing models and applied economics. Dr. Sfeir conducts the quarterly survey of purchasing managers in California and is quoted frequently in The Los Angeles Times and The Orange County Register. He is currently studying the performance of the manufacturing sector in California.

Linda E. Corcoran

BA, University of Northern Iowa

Research Associate
Office: BK 306
Phone: (714) 997-6693
Fax: (714) 997-6601
E-mail: greeley@chapman.edu

Mary Anne Reyes-Uy

BA, University of Asia and the Pacific, Philippines

Research Associate
Office: BK 306E
Phone: (714) 997-6509
Fax: (714) 997-6601
E-mail: mreyes@chapman.edu

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