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Katherine T. McClain

Senior Lecturer
Education:
  • PhD, Economics, Univ. of Calif. at San Diego, 1987
  • MA, Economics, Univ. of Calif. at San Diego, 1984
  • BS, Mineral Economics, Penn State, 1981
Prior professional positions:
  • Univ. of Georgia, Banking and Finance, Lecturer, 2003 to 2010
  • Penn State, Learning Edge Academic Program, Director, 1998 to 2000
  • Penn State, Mineral Economics, Assistant Professor, 1990 to 1998
  • Wellesley College, Economics, Assistant Professor, 1987 to 1990
Awards, Honors and Recognitions:
  • Swift Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching, University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, Department of Economics, 2018
  • University of Georgia Career Center Recognition 2017, 2018
  • Outstanding Professor Award, Student Government Association, 2016
  • Swift Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching, University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, Department of Economics, 2014
  • Online Learning Fellow, 2013 - 2014
  • Swift Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching, University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, Department of Economics, 2012
  • Provost's Award for Collaborative Instruction and Curricular Innovation, Penn State, 1993
Service:
  • University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, Study Abroad and Foreign Exchange Committee, 2017 - present
  • College Board AP Economics Colloquium, 2014
  • Pearson Education Digital Advisory Board, 2013 - present
  • University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, International Business Coordination Committee, 2012 - present
  • University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, Department of Economics, Graduate Assistant Teaching Coordinator, 2010 – present
  • University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, International Business Society Adviser, 2010 – present
Research Interests and Areas of Expertise:
  • International Economics
  • Time Series Econometrics
  • Econometric & Statistical Analysis
Selected Publications:

Journal Articles

Kiel, Katherine and Katherine T. McClain. 1995. House Prices During Siting Decision Stages: The Case of an Incinerator from Rumor Through Operation. The Journal Of Environmental Economics And Management, (28(2)):pp. 241-255. 

McClain, Katherine T. and Jeffrey Wooldridge. 1995. A Simple Test for the Consistency of Ordinary Least Squares in Rational Distributed Lag Models. Economic Letters, (48):pp. 235-240. 

Kiel, Katherine and Katherine T. McClain. 1995. The Effect of an Incinerator Siting on Housing Appreciation Rates. The Journal Of Urban Economics, (37):pp. 311-323. 

McClain, Katherine T., H. Brett Humphreys, and Atahualpa Boscan. 1996. Measuring Risk in the Mining Sector with ARCH Models. The Journal Of Empirical Finance, (3(4)):pp. 369-391. 

Kiel, Katherine and Katherine T. McClain. 1996. House Price Recovery and Stigma After a Failed Siting. Applied Economics, (28):pp. 1351-1358. 

Humphreys, H. Brett and Katherine T. McClain. 1998. Reducing the Impacts of Energy Price Volatility Through Dynamic Portfolio Selection. The Energy Journal, (19(2)).

Book Chapters

McClain, Katherine T. (1995) “Recycling Programs,” in Bromley, Daniel, editor, Handbook of Environmental Economics, Blackwell, pp. 222-239.

McClain, Katherine T. (1993) “Economics Considerations of Resource Scarcity,” in Majumdar, S., et al., editors, Conservation and Resource Management, The Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences, pp. 253-264.

Articles Featuring Katherine T. McClain