Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Sourushe Zandvakili, PhD

Professor
Professional Summary
Sourushe Zandvakili
Professor of Economics, areas of expertise include Labor Economics (Economics of Human Resources), Public Economics and Policy and Applied Microeconomics. Research has been published in journals such as Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Economica, The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Economics Letters, Empirical Economics, Review of Social Economy, Human Resource Management Journal, Journal of Income Distribution and Research on Economic Inequality.
Contact Information
E-mail:
Office:
325 Carl H. Lindner Hall
Phone:
513-556-2629
Fax:
513-556-2669
Teaching Interest
  • Undergraduate: Introduction to Microeconomics, Introduction to Macroeconomics, Intermediate Microeconomics, Labor Economics, Managerial Economics and Organizational Strategy.
  • Graduate: Foundations in Economics (MBA), Managerial Economics (MBA), Economics of Human Resources (MA HR).
Research Interest
  • Labor Economics (Human Resources Management)
  • Public Economics and Policy.
Assignments

Description
Department Chairperson
Dates:
2008-01-01 - 2012-12-31



Description
Director, Applied Economics Research Institute
Dates:
2006-01-01 - 2008-12-31



Description
Director, Graduate Studies
Dates:
1995-01-01 - 1997-12-31



Awards | Honors

Organization:
Darwin T. Turner Scholars Program, The Office of Ethnic Programs and Services, University of Cincinnati
Name:
Faculty Teaching Award
Year Received:
2007


Organization:
Taft Research Center, University of Cincinnati
Name:
Faculty Research Fellowship
Year Received:
2002


Organization:
Taft Reserach Center, University of Cincinnati
Name:
Faculty Research Achievement Award
Year Received:
1996


Education

Institution:
Indiana University
Major:
Economics
Completed:
1987
Degree:
Ph D


Institution:
Ball State University
Major:
Economics
Completed:
1980
Degree:
MA


Institution:
Manchester College
Major:
Economics
Completed:
1979
Degree:
BS


Published Contributions

Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2015). A General Guide to the Discipline of Economics, Principals of Economics, McConnell, Brue and Flynn. McGraw-Hill, 1-17.


Jeffrey Mills, Sourushe Zandvakili, David Gray,  (2012). New perspectives on Canadian national and regional income inequality. Canadian Journal of Regional Science, 47-56.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2008). Advances in Measurement of Inequality and Role of Statistical Inference. Forum for Social Economics, 135-145.


Sourushe Zandvakili, Donald Wellington,  (2008). Karl Marx and Milton Friedman: Bedfellows in Thought. International Journal of Social Economics, 425-432.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  , Donald Wellington,  (2006). The Entrepreneurial Myth, Globalization and American Dominance. International Journal of Social Economics, 615-624.


Sourushe Zandvakili, Donald Wellington,  (2006). The Veblen Reply. International Journal of Social Economics, 858-859.


Jeffrey Mills, David Gray, Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2004). An Analysis of Differential Provincial Income Inequality: Trends in Canada. Research on Economic Inequality, 449-467.


Jeffrey Mills, Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2004). Analysis of Gender Based Family Income Inequality in Canada. Applied Economics Letters, 469-472.


Sourushe Zandvakili, Donald Wellington,  (2004). Globalization and Inequality according to Veblen. International Journal of Social Economics, 1061-1070.


Sourushe Zandvakili, Jeffrey Mills,  (2003). [Reprint] Statistical Inference via Bootstrapping for Measures of Inequality. The Economics of Poverty and Inequality: The International Library of Critical Writings in Economics, Edward Elgar Publishing, .


Sourushe Zandvakili, D. Millimet, N. Podder, D. Slottje,  (2003). Bounding Lifetime Income Inequality Using a Cross Section of Data. The Review of Income and Wealth, 205-219.


Sourushe Zandvakili, D. Millimet, D. Slottje, S. Yitzhaki,  (2003). Educational Impacts and Rising Inequality in the US. Estadistica: Journal of the Inter-American Statistical Institute, 132-256.


Jeffrey Mills, Sourushe Zandvakili, David Gray,  (2003). Statistical Analysis of Inequality with Decompositions: the Canadian Experience. Empirical Economics, 291-302.


Jeffrey Mills, Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2003). The Distributional Effects of US Tax and Transfer Policy on the Household. Research on Economic Inequality, 195-212.


Nicolas Williams, Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2002). Economic Impacts of Sales Taxes on Temporary Employment Services. International Business and Economics Research Journal, 39-52.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2002). Trends in Earnings Inequality among Young Adults. Review of Social Economy, 93-107.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2001). Analysis of Sex-Based Inequality: Use of Axiomatic Approach in Measurement and Statistical Inference via Bootstrapping. Research in Middle East Economics: The Economics of Women and Work in Middle East and North Africa, 75-91.


Sourushe Zandvakili, Donald Wellington,  (2001). The Globalization of Poverty According to Malthus. Forum for Social Economics, 59-71.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2000). [Reprint] The Redistributional Implications of Tax and Transfer Programs in US. Proceedings of the 56th Congress of International Institute of Public Finance, 845-866.


Sourushe Zandvakili, T. Murphy,  (2000). Data and Metrics Driven Approach to Human Resource Practices: Using Customers, Employees, and Financial Metrics. Human Resource Management, 93-105.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2000). Dynamics of Earnings Inequality among Female Heads of Households in the US. Journal of Socio Economics, 73-89.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2000). Measurement of Inequality: Motivation and Survey. Contributions in Economics and Economic History: Earnings Inequality, Unemployment and Poverty in the Middle East and North Africa, 9-29.


Sourushe Zandvakili, T. Murphy,  (2000). Quantifying HRM Initiatives at Kroger. Human Resource Management International Digest, 13-15.


Jeffrey Mills, Sourushe Zandvakili,  (2000). The Redistributional Implications of Tax and Transfer Programs in US. Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 167-181.


Sourushe Zandvakili, T. Murphy,  (2000). Using Customers to Support Human Resource Practices. Proceedings of International Applied Business Research Conference, 1-4.


Sourushe Zandvakili, B. Gustafsson,  (1999). Dynamic of Income Inequality in Sweden. Journal of Income Distribution, 189-206.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1999). Income Inequality among Female Heads of Households: Racial Inequality Reconsidered. Economica, 119-133.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1997). Distributional Implications of the Income Tax Changes in the Early 1980's. Research on Economic Inequality, 201-217.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1997). Inequality and Taxation. Research on Economic Inequality, .


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1997). Inequality and Taxation: Editor’s Introduction. Research on Economic Inequality, ix-xiii.


Jeffrey Mills, Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1997). Statistical Inference via Bootstrapping for Measures of Inequality. Journal of Applied Econometrics, 133-150.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1995). Decomposable Measures of Income Tax Progressivity. Applied Economics, 657-660.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1995). Income Redistribution Through Taxation in Canada and the United States: Implications for NAFTA. [NAFTA] Law and Business Review of the Americas, 94-107.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1994). Earnings Inequality among Women: How Important are Human Capital Differences?. Research on Economic Inequality, 241-266.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1994). Income Distribution and Redistribution through Taxation: an Information Theoretic Approach. Empirical Economics, 473-491.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1994). International Comparison of Household Inequalities Based on Micro Data with Decompositions, Comments by A.S. Blinder. Aspects of Distribution of Wealth and Income, Macmillan Press, 80-100.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1992). Generalized Entropy Measures of Long-Run Inequality and Stability among Male Headed Households. Empirical Economics, 565-581.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1992). International Comparisons of Income Inequality and Redistribution Effect of Taxes. Economic Development Quarterly, 327-333.


Sourushe Zandvakili,  (1991). International Income Inequality: It Matters. Forum for Applied Research and Public Policy, 129.


Sourushe Zandvakili, E. Maasoumi,  (1990). Generalized Entropy Measures of Mobility for Different Sexes and Income Levels. Journal of Econometrics, 121-133.


Sourushe Zandvakili, E. Maasoumi,  (1989). Mobility Profiles and Time Aggregates of Individual Incomes. Research on Economic Inequality, 195-218.


Sourushe Zandvakili, E. Maasoumi,  (1986). A Class of Generalized Measures of Mobility with Applications. Economics Letters, 97-102.



Accepted Contributions



Presentations

Title:
Using Predictive Analytics for Workforce Performance & Loyalty
Organization:
Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber
Location:
Cincinnati
Year:
2016


Title:
Using Predictive Analytics for Workforce Performance & Loyalty
Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Location:
Cincinnati
Year:
2016


Title:
Employee Lifecycle Talent Management: Assessing Leadership Needs
Organization:
Ohio Association of Child Caring Agencies
Location:
Columbus
Year:
2016


Title:
The Business Case for Employment and Customer Service Focus
Organization:
Society for Human Resource Management
Location:
Cincinnati
Year:
2016


Title:
Using Predictive Analytics for Workforce Performance & Loyalty
Organization:
Greater Cincinnati Human Resources Association
Location:
Cincinnati
Year:
2016


Title:
Student-Centric HR Strategy
Organization:
Wright State University
Location:
Dayton, OH
Year:
2016


Title:
Capitalizing on Demographic Changes
Organization:
Greater Cincinnati Compensation and Benefits Association
Location:
Cincinnati, OH
Year:
2015


Title:
Student-Centric Human Resource Strategy
Organization:
University of Michigan
Location:
Ann Arbor, MI
Year:
2015


Title:
Student-Centric Human Resource Strategy
Organization:
Michigan State University
Location:
East Lansing, MI
Year:
2014


Title:
National and Regional Economic Outlook
Organization:
Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber
Location:
Cincinnati, OH
Year:
2014


Title:
Data and Metrics Driven Approach to Human Resource Practices: Using Customers, Employees, and Financial Metrics
Organization:
Greater Cincinnati Human Resources Association
Location:
Cincinnati, OH
Year:
2014


Title:
Customer Centric Assessment Tools
Organization:
American Society for Training and Development
Location:
Cincinnati, OH
Year:
2014


Title:
Student-Centric Human Resource Strategy
Organization:
Board of Regents, Higher Education University System of Ohio
Location:
Columbus, OH
Year:
2014


Title:
National and Regional Economic Outlook
Organization:
Society for Human Resource Management
Location:
Cincinnati, OH
Year:
2013


Title:
Student-Centric Human Resource Strategy
Organization:
The State University of New York
Location:
Albany, NY
Year:
2013


Title:
Creating a Shared Vision for 21st Century Business School
Organization:
California Lutheran University
Location:
Thousand Oaks, CA
Year:
2013


Title:
Career Center Planning Program and Interviewing Skills and Techniques
Organization:
University of Malaya
Location:
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Year:
2012


Title:
Advances in Measurement of Inequality and Role of Statistical Inference
Organization:
Illinois State University
Location:
Normal, IL
Year:
2012


Title:
Advances in Measurement of Inequality and Role of Statistical Inference
Organization:
Association for Social Economics
Location:
New Orleans, LA
Year:
2008


Title:
Advances in Measurement of Inequality and Role of Statistical Inference
Organization:
Association for Evolutionary Economics
Location:
Boston, MA
Year:
2006


Title:
Immigration, Assimilation and Inequality of Income Distribution in Canada
Organization:
World Conference of the Society of Labor Economist and the European Association of Labour Economist
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Year:
2005


Title:
Household Size and Distributional Implications of Taxes and Transfers in US
Organization:
Virginia Tech
Location:
Blacksburg, VA
Year:
2005


Title:
Household Size and Distributional Implications of Taxes and Transfers in US
Organization:
Association for Evolutionary Economics
Location:
Philadelphia, PA
Year:
2005


Title:
The Distributional Effects of US Tax and Transfer Policy on the Household
Organization:
University of Massachusetts Boston
Location:
Boston, MA
Year:
2004


Title:
An Analysis of Differential Provincial Income Inequality Trends in Canada
Organization:
University of Alabama
Location:
Tuscaloosa, AL
Year:
2003


Title:
An Analysis of Differential Provincial Income Inequality Trends in Canada
Organization:
Canadian Economics Association
Location:
Ottawa, Canada
Year:
2003


Title:
New Perspective on Canadian National and Regional Income Inequality
Organization:
World Institute for Development Economics Research, International Conference on Inequality, Poverty and Human Well-Being
Location:
Helsinki, Finland
Year:
2003


Title:
The Distributional Effects of US Tax and Transfer Policy on the Household
Organization:
Association for Evolutionary Economics
Location:
Washington, DC
Year:
2003


Title:
New Perspective on Canadian National and Regional Income Inequality
Organization:
Regional Science Association International
Location:
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Year:
2002


Title:
The Distributional Effects of US Tax and Transfer Policy on the Household
Organization:
Southern Economics Association
Location:
New Orleans, LA
Year:
2002


Title:
Statistical Analysis of Inequality with Decompositions: the Canadian Experience
Organization:
Canadian Econometrics Study Group
Location:
Quebec City, Canada
Year:
2002


Title:
Household Size and Distributional Implications of Taxes and Transfers in US
Organization:
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Location:
Bonn, Germany
Year:
2002


Title:
Immigration, Assimilation and Inequality of Income Distribution in Canada
Organization:
Canadian Economics Association
Location:
Calgary, Canada
Year:
2002


Title:
Economic Impacts of Sales Taxes on Temporary Employment Services
Organization:
International Applied Business Research Conference
Location:
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Year:
2002


Title:
The Distributional Effects of US Tax and Transfer Policy on the Household
Organization:
Kansas State University
Location:
Manhattan, KS
Year:
2002


Title:
Household Size and Distributional Implications of Taxes and Transfers in US
Organization:
Western Economic Association International
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Year:
2001


Title:
The Redistributional Implications of Tax and Transfer Programs in US
Organization:
Poverty and Health Statistics Branch, the US Census Bureau
Location:
Washington, DC
Year:
2001


Title:
Household Size and Distributional Implications of Taxes and Transfers in US
Organization:
Association for Social Economics
Location:
New Orleans, LA
Year:
2001


Title:
The Redistributional Implications of Tax and Transfer Programs in US
Organization:
56th Congress of International Institute of Public Finance
Location:
Seville, Spain
Year:
2000


Title:
Using Customers to Support Human Resource Practices
Organization:
International Applied Business Research Conference
Location:
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Year:
2000


Title:
Data and Metrics Driven Approach to Human Resource Practices: Using Customers, Employees, and Financial Metrics
Organization:
Annual Conference, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Location:
Atlanta, GA
Year:
1999


Title:
Statistical Inference via Bootstrapping for Measures of Economic Inequality
Organization:
University of Central Florida
Location:
Orlando, FL
Year:
1999


Title:
Dynamics of Earnings Inequality among Female Heads of Households in the US
Organization:
Midwest Economics Association
Location:
Nashville, TN
Year:
1999


Title:
Statistical Inference via Bootstrapping: an Application to the Distributional Implications of Taxes and Transfer Programs in US
Organization:
Midwest Economics Association
Location:
Nashville, TN
Year:
1999


Title:
Income Inequality among Female Heads of Households: Racial Inequality Reconsidered
Organization:
US Social Security Administration
Location:
Washington, DC
Year:
1999


Title:
Measurement of Inequality: Motivation and Survey in Earnings Inequality Unemployment and Poverty in the Middle East and North Africa
Organization:
Conference on Earnings Inequality, Unemployment and Poverty in the MENA Region
Location:
Beirut, Lebanon
Year:
1998


Title:
Statistical Inference via Bootstrapping: an Application to the Distributional Implications of Taxes and Transfer Programs in US
Organization:
American Statistical Association
Location:
Dallas, TX
Year:
1998


Title:
Dynamic of Income Inequality in Sweden
Organization:
European Society of Population Economics
Location:
Colchester, United Kingdom
Year:
1997


Title:
Consensus Ranking of US Income Distribution: a Bootstrap Application of Tests for Stochastic Dominance
Organization:
European Econometric Society
Location:
Istanbul, Turkey
Year:
1996


Title:
Educational Impacts and Rising Inequality in the US
Organization:
International Association for Research in Income and Wealth
Location:
Lillehammer, Norway
Year:
1996


Title:
Statistical Inference via Bootstrapping for Measures of Economic Inequality
Organization:
European Economics Association
Location:
Istanbul, Turkey
Year:
1996


Title:
Statistical Inference via Bootstrapping for Measures of Economic Inequality
Organization:
Texas A&M University
Location:
College Station, TX
Year:
1995


Title:
Distributional Implications of the Income Tax Changes in the Early 1980's
Organization:
Southern Methodist University
Location:
Dallas, TX
Year:
1994


Title:
Bootstrapping Interval Estimates for Measures of Economic Inequality
Organization:
Midwest Economics Association
Location:
Chicago, IL
Year:
1994


Title:
Distributional Implications of the Income Tax Changes in the Early 1980's
Organization:
Conference on Inequality and Income Taxation
Location:
Bordeaux, France
Year:
1993


Title:
Trends in Earnings Inequality among Young Adults
Organization:
Midwest Economics Association
Location:
Indianapolis, IN
Year:
1993


Title:
Dynamics of Earnings Inequality among Female Heads of Households in the US
Organization:
Association for Social Economics
Location:
Anaheim, CA
Year:
1993


Title:
Earnings Inequality among Women: How Important are Human Capital Differences?
Organization:
International Association for Research in Income and Wealth
Location:
Flims, Switzerland
Year:
1992


Title:
Income Inequality among Female Heads of Households: Racial Inequality Reconsidered
Organization:
Western Economics Association International
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Year:
1992


Title:
Distributional Implications of the Income Tax Changes in the Early 1980's
Organization:
American Economic Association
Location:
New Orleans, LA
Year:
1992


Title:
Income Distribution and Redistribution through Taxation: an Information Theoretic Approach
Organization:
European Econometric Society and European Economics Association
Location:
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Year:
1991


Title:
Income Inequality among Female Heads of Households: Racial Inequality Reconsidered
Organization:
Conference on Poverty and Prosperity in America at the Close of the Twentieth Century, The Levy Economics Institute
Location:
Annandale-On-Hudson, NY
Year:
1991


Title:
International Comparisons of Income Inequality and Redistribution Effect of Taxes
Organization:
Eastern Economics Association
Location:
Pittsburgh, PA
Year:
1991


Title:
Decomposable Measures of Income Tax Progressivity
Organization:
The Levy Economics Institute
Location:
Annandale-On-Hudson, NY
Year:
1991


Title:
International Comparison of Household Inequalities Based on Micro Data with Decompositions
Organization:
Southern Economics Association
Location:
New Orleans, LA
Year:
1990


Title:
International Comparison of Household Inequalities Based on Micro Data with Decompositions
Organization:
Conference on Aspects of Distribution of Wealth and Income, The Levy Economics Institute
Location:
Annandale-On-Hudson, NY
Year:
1990


Title:
Generalized Entropy Measures of Long-Run Inequality and Stability among Male Headed Households
Organization:
Western Economics Association International
Location:
San Diego, CA
Year:
1990


Title:
Generalized Entropy Measures of Long-Run Inequality and Stability among Male Headed Households
Organization:
Midwest Economics Association
Location:
Chicago, IL
Year:
1990


Title:
Generalized Entropy Measures of Mobility for Different Sexes and Income Levels
Organization:
European Econometric Society and European Economics Association
Location:
Munich, Germany
Year:
1989


Title:
Generalized Entropy Measures of Mobility for Different Sexes and Income Levels
Organization:
Eastern Economics Association
Location:
Baltimore, MD
Year:
1989


Title:
Income Inequality and Mobility among Women Heads of Household: 1969-81
Organization:
Midwest Economics Association
Location:
Cincinnati, OH
Year:
1989


Title:
Income Inequality and Mobility among Women Heads of Household: 1969-81
Organization:
Western Economics Association International
Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Year:
1988


Title:
Mobility Profiles and Time Aggregates of Individual Incomes
Organization:
Western Economic Association International
Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Year:
1988


Title:
The Measurement of Mobility and Income Stability: an Information Theoretic Approach
Organization:
Center for the Study of Population, Poverty and Public Policy
Location:
Walferdange, Luxembourg
Year:
1988


Title:
The Measurement of Mobility and Income Stability: an Information Theoretic Approach
Organization:
Midwest Economics Association
Location:
St Louis, MO
Year:
1987