Andrew Allen

Vice President and Provost
Professor of Economics
Andrew Allen
(619) 260-4553
Office Location
HC 214
  • PhD, University of Illinois, Economics
  • MS, University of Illinois, Economics
  • BS, University of Illinois, Economics
Areas of Expertise

Selected Publications

  • A Model of Flexible Foreign Exchange Markets, Texas A&M International University
  • The Development of a Residential Real Estate Market in Russia, Journal of Real Estate Literature
  • Properties of the Euro – Europe’s New Currency, Multinational Business Review
  • The Impact of the Market Crash on International Portfolio Efficiencies, The International Journal of Finance
  • Private Sector Response to Stabilization Policy, Explorations in Economic History


Andrew Allen holds a PhD in economics from the University of Illinois. He is currently serving as associate provost for the University of San Diego. Previously he served as the interim dean and associate dean for the School of Business Administration. He teaches economics and statistics at the undergraduate and graduate level and in both the Masters of Science in Executive Leadership and the Masters of Science in Global Leadership programs. Outside of the traditional economics and statistics courses, Allen teaches electives in sports economics and in law and economics. Allen's current research projects are related to issues surrounding the residential housing market in San Diego. Those studies have been produced for the San Diego Building Industry Association and for the City of San Diego. Allen's past research projects involved economic impact studies. He has produced economic impact studies for several local businesses and organizations, including the Buick Invitational Golf…