Syracuse University Falk College
312 MacNaughton Hall
Syracuse, New York  13244


Bhavneet Walia



Bhavneet Walia joins Syracuse University from Western Illinois University where she was an associate professor of decision sciences and director of the Business Analytics post-baccalaureate certificate program. Her fields of specialization include applied statistics, applied econometrics, and health and labor econometrics. Her research and scholarship includes numerous journal articles that have appeared in the Journal of Sports Economics, the Southern Economic Journal, the Journal of Economic Education, and Economics Letters, among others.

The recipient of numerous awards and distinctions that include the Provost’s Award for Excellence from Western Illinois University and the WIU College of Business and Technology Award, both for excellence in campus internationalization, Bhavneet is presently the associate editor of the Academy of Economics and Finance Journal. Her professional affiliations include the Academy of Economics and Finance and the American Economic Association. She holds a PhD in economics with an Econometrics specialization from Kansas State University, where her dissertation was entitled, “Three Essays in Health and Labor Economics.” Her master’s and bachelor’s degrees, both in economics, are from Punjab University in India.


Ph.D., Kansas State University


SPM 295

ECN 203