Annette Hacker, director,
Office: (515) 294-4777
Mike Ferlazzo, News Service (515) 294-8986, firstname.lastname@example.org
Annette Hacker, News Service, (515) 294-3720, email@example.com
MEDIA ADVISORY: Iowa State experts can discuss economy, recession-related topics
AMES, Iowa -- Iowa State University faculty and staff members are available to share their insight and expertise on numerous topics related to the country's current economic crisis and plans for recovery.
Community economic shocks
Terry Besser, professor of sociology, (515) 294-6508, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The economy, Iowa economics, Iowa workforce
Liesl Eathington, assistant scientist in economics and director, Regional Capacity Analysis Program, (515) 294-2954, email@example.com.
Dave Swenson, associate scientist in economics, Regional Capacity Analysis Program, (515) 294-7458, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Financial crisis, small firm bankruptcy, investment banking, investment analysis
Rick Carter, professor of finance, Dean's Professorship in Finance, (515) 294-9438, email@example.com.
Financial literacy, personal finance
Tahira Hira, professor of personal finance and consumer economics in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies, member of President Bush's Advisory Council on Financial Literacy, (515) 294-2042, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Doug Borkowski, director of Iowa State University's Financial Counseling Clinic, lecturer in human development and family studies, (515) 294-8644, email@example.com.
Monetary theory, credit market imperfections, bank panics
Joydeep Bhattacharya, associate professor of economics, (515) 294-5886, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Real estate, mortgages, subprime loans
Marvin Bouillon, chair of accounting and finance, Mark & Pam Fisher Fellow in Accounting, (515) 294-9276, email@example.com.
Retail analysis, mortgage banking, household finance
Meghan O'Brien, ISU Extension program specialist, Regional Capacity Analysis Program, (515) 991-1947 (c), (515) 294-4095, firstname.lastname@example.org
Stock market price reaction, market volatility
Arnie Cowan, professor of finance, Wells Fargo Professorship in Finance, (515) 294-9439, email@example.com
Unemployment, wage compensation, general economic questions
Peter Orazem, University Professor of economics, (515) 294-8656, firstname.lastname@example.org.
ISU faculty and staff members are available to share their expertise on numerous topics related to the country's current economic crisis.