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Nicholas Mangee

Associate Professor of Finance


  • Ph.D. (Economics with Cognate in College Teaching), University of New Hampshire, 2011
  • Certificate (Advanced Macroeconometrics), University of Copenhagen, 2012
  • M.A. (Economics), University of New Hampshire, 2007
  • B.A. (Economics/Mathematics), St. Lawrence University, 2006

Areas of Specialization

  • Behavioral Finance
  • Financial Time Series
  • Textual Analysis
  • Knightian Uncertainty
  • History of Thought


Nicholas Mangee is an associate professor of finance in the Parker College of Business at Georgia Southern University – Armstrong Campus in Savannah, Georgia, and a research associate for the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) program on Knightian Uncertainty Economics (KUE) for financial markets. He has published in the Journal of Behavioral Finance, Journal of Economics and FinanceEconomics: E-JournalJournal of Economic Methodology and Economics Bulletin. His research focuses on testing the implications of macro-finance models based on KUE by investigating the relative roles and dynamics between market fundamentals, psychology, and social context in explaining instability in stock price fluctuations. In 2017, he received the Outstanding Faculty Award for his College. Mangee earned his doctoral degree at the University of New Hampshire. Research from his dissertation has received attention from financial press outlets such as The Economist  and Bloomberg News and has been featured prominently in the book Beyond Mechanical Markets: Asset Price Swings, Risk, and the Role of the State—a 2011 finalist for the Paul Samuelson Prize. He has also written over 50 columns on current economic and financial events for the Savannah Morning News city paper.

Office Location

Hawes Hall 208G
Fax 912-344-3485


Curriculum Vitae

Personal Website

Last updated: 4/26/2021