W. D. Sockwell

W. D. Sockwell

Associate Professor of Economics

Department: Economics
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E-mail: bsockwell@berry.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Interdisciplinary (Economics, History, Political Science), Vanderbilt University
  • M.B.A., University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • B.S., Business Administration, Auburn University  

Teaching Interests

  • History of Economic Thought
  • Principle of Economics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Comparative Economic Systems

Research Interests

  • History of Economic Thought
  • Development of Nineteenth Century Classical Economic Ideas  

Field Experience

  • Systems Analyst, South Central Bell, 1976 - 1982 

Selected Publications

  • W. D. Sockwell (2004) "Henry Brougham." Biographical Dictionary of British Economists. Thoemmes Press, vol.1, pp. 150-54.
  • W. D. Sockwell (2004) "William Ellis." Biographical Dictionary of British Economists. Thoemmes Press, vol1, pp. 361-63
  • W. D. Sockwell (2004) "James Mill." Biographical Dictionary of British Economists. Thoemmes Press, vol.2, pp. 787-92.
  • W. D. Sockwell and Z. Tenger. (2001). "Using Economics and Literature to Understand Changing Perceptions about the Individual's Relation to Society." The Journal of Private Enterprise, 16, (2, Spring): 46-55.
  • W. D. Sockwell (2000). "Barbara Bodichon," in Dictionary of Women Economists, Robert and Mary Ann Dimand, ed., Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, pp. 53-56  

Professional Associations

  • American Economic Association
  • History of Economic Society
  • Economic History Association
  • Economic History Society