Associate Professor

Office Location 
Sweigart Hall 373
Mailing Address 
2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

Leonore Taga

Background Information

  • Doctor of Philosophy, 1979, University of California at Berkeley, Economics
  • Master of Arts, 1968, University of California at Berkeley, Economics
  • Bachelor’s of Arts, 1966, University of Michigan, Russian Studies


  • American Economic Association, 1988-Present
  • Association for Comparative Economic Studies, 1988-Present
  • Association for Slavic East European and Eurasian Studies, 1988-Present
  • Eastern Economic Association, 1988-Present

Refereed Articles

  • Meric, I., Taga, L. S., Gishlick, H. E., & Meric, G. (2015).  Co-Movements of the World's Stock Markets Before and After the 2008 Stock Market Crash.   Journal of Strategic and International Studies, 10 (1), 74-81.
  • Meric, I., Gishlick, H. E., Taga, L. S., & Meric, G. (2013). A Comparison of the Financial Characteristics of U.S., Canadian, and Mexican Manufacturing Firms. International Journal of Economics and Finance, 5 (7), Online.
  • Meric, I., Gishlick, H., Taga, L., & Meric, G. (2011). Risks, Returns, and Portfolio Diversification Benefits of Country Index Funds in Bear and bull Markets. Journal of Business and Economics Research, 2 (1).



  • 2008: Summer Development Fellowship
  • 2004: Faculty Advisor Appreciation Certificate
  • 2001: Faculty Advisor Appreciation Certificate