Steven SumnerAssociate Professor of Economics
Office LocationOlin Hall 213
- Ph.D. University of California, San Diego, Macroeconomics, Monetary and Applied Economics, Banking
- M.A. University of California, San Diego, Economics
- B.A. Calvin College, Economics and Mathematics
Areas of Expertise
- Bank Equity and the Monetary Transmissin Mechanism
- Does corporate goverance determine bank loan portfolio choice?
- Bank Liabilities and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism
- Bank Loan Components and the Time-varying Effects of Monetary Policy Shocks
- Spillover Effects among Gold, Stocks, and Bonds
Steve Sumner joined the faculty of the University of San Diego, School of Business Administration in 2003. His areas of specialization include Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics, Banking, and Applied Econometrics. Prior to his graduate work he spent several years working at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington D.C. He is currently teaching undergraduate courses in Macroeconomics and Money and Banking. His primary research interest is in understanding the importance of financial intermediation for the distortion of economic shocks to the real economy.