Faculty

Jim Whitney

Professor, Economics, Emeritus

Prof. Whitney’s areas of research include international trade, industrial organization, the economics of professional team sports, and the economics of private higher education.

Contact

  • Office: Fowler 213
  • Email: whitney@oxy.edu
  • Phone: (323) 259-2750
  • Website: faculty.oxy.edu/whitney
  • Office Hours: MW 3:30-4:30; F 10:00-11:00

Education: B.A., UC Santa Cruz; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Whitney's teaching interests include introductory economics, microeconomic theory, international economics, and law and economics.

He coauthored Microeconomic Principles in Action as well as various publications of suggested course exercises and applications of economics issues.