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Bridget Gleeson

Associate Professor
Department of Economics
College of Liberal Arts

585-475-4408
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Bridget Gleeson

Associate Professor
Department of Economics
College of Liberal Arts

Education

B.Comm., University College at Galway (Ireland); MA, University College at Dublin (Ireland); MA, University of Wisconsin at Madison

585-475-4408

Currently Teaching

ECON-101
3 Credits
Microeconomics studies the workings of individual markets. That is, it examines the interaction of the demanders of goods and services with the suppliers of those goods and services. It explores how the behavior of consumers (demanders), the behavior of producers (suppliers), and the level of market competition influence market outcomes.
ECON-403
3 Credits
Econometrics I provides students with the opportunity to develop their skills in applied regression analysis. It covers various regression estimation techniques, data preparation and transformation, and the interpretation of regression results. There is particular emphasis on the dangers of misuse of regression techniques. The course covers regression analysis for both cross-sectional and time series data.
ECON-503
3 Credits
Econometrics II builds on skills in applied regression analysis by exploring advanced regression estimation topics including panel data estimation, Instrumental Variable and Two-Stage-Least-Squares estimation, simultaneous equation models, limited dependent variable models, and advanced time series topics.

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Journal Paper
Hanna, Brid Gleeson and Bharat Bhole. "Do Higher Defendant Reversal Rates Imply Appellate Court Plaintiphobia?" Applied Economics Research Bulletin. (2011): Forthcoming. Web.