Department of Economics

Faculty and Staff

Vijay K. Mathur

Vijay K. Mathur

Ph.D., Wayne State University
Professor Emeritus
Urban and Regional Economics, International Economics, Economics of Crime, Microeconomic Theory

Selected Publications:

  • "Gauging Metropolitan 'High Tech' and 'I-Tech' Activity: Some Thoughts and Commentary," Economic Development Quarterly, 18 (February 2004), 30-33
  • "A Theoretical Model of Adolescent Suicide and Some Evidence from US Data," (with D. Freeman), Health Economics, 11 (December 2002), 695-708
  • "A Labor Market Based Theory of Regional Economic Development ," (with F. Song), The Annals of Regional Science, Vol. 34, No. 1 (2000), 131-145
  • "Human Capital-Based Strategy for Regional Economic Development," Economic Development Quarterly, 13 (Auguest 1999), 203-216
  • "The Dynamics of Regional Population and Employment Growth ," (with F. Song), Review of Urban and Regional Development Studies, (January 1995), 70-88
  • "The Role of Amenities in a General Equlibrium Model of Regional Migration and Growth," (with S. Stein), Southern Economic Journal, 59 (January 1993), 394-409
  • "A Dynamic Model of Regional Population Growth and Decline," (with S. Stein and R. Kumar), Journal of Regional Science, 28 (February 1988)


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Mailing Address
Department of Economics
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, RT 1715
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
Campus Location
Rhodes Tower 1715
1860 E. 22nd Street
Phone: 216.687.4520
Fax: 216.687.9206
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