Omid Ardakani


  • Ph.D. (Economics), University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
  • MA (Economics), University of Tehran
  • BA (Economics), Yazd University

Areas of Specialization

  • Econometrics
  • Financial Economics
  • Monetary Economics


Omid M. Ardakani, assistant professor of economics, completed his Ph.D. in Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2015. Ardakani’s research has been published in leading journals such as International Statistical Review, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control and Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics. In 2018, Ardakani was named the Shirley and Philip Solomons, Sr. research fellow for the Department of Economics at Georgia Southern University.  Ardakani is founding director of Georgia Southern’s Statistics and  Econometrics Research Group (SERG).

Office Location

Hawes Hall 208C


Curriculum Vitae

Last updated: 11/12/2018

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