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Joseph Morreale

Professor
Department Chairperson

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Economics - NYC

Location
  • @New York City
    41 Park Row 1124 Economics
I am a strong believer in challenging students to achieve at their highest level. I also offer applied scholarship and service to the economics profession, the university and my community in my chosen areas of specialization.

Biography


Joseph C. Morreale earned his M.A. and Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Buffalo-SUNY and a M.S. H.Ed. in Administration and Finance from the University of Albany-SUNY. He is a Full Professor and Chair of the Economics Department at Pace University-NYC, where he teaches Public Finance, Senior Economic Research Seminar, Public Economic Policy Analysis, The Political-Economy of U.S.-China Relations, and a China Travel Study Abroad course. His major fields of study are Public Finance, Public Economic Policy Analysis, China Economic Studies and Econometrics. He is the founder and an active board member of the Confucius Institute at Pace University. He is also the author and co-author of a variety of papers in his fields and has presented his work at numerous national and international research conferences. Forty-two years of experience in academia as a teacher, scholar and administrator at seven major universities and colleges in the U.S. and abroad (China and the U.K.). These have included Pace University, Bard College, University of Pittsburgh, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Western Michigan University, University of Lancaster (U.K.), an d University of Shanghai Science and Technology (China), I have been an active professor and researcher at the graduate and undergraduate levels in Economics, Masters in Public Administration, Honors College, and Business Degree Programs. Sixteen years of experience in higher education administration including provost, senior associate provost, vice president, associate vice president, vice provost, division chair, and department chair; received tenure at two different institutions; rose through the ranks of the professoriate from assistant through full professor, and presently hold a tenured full professor position at Pace University. Selected as American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow (1995-1996); Harvard Fellow at Summer Institute for Educational Management (IEM) for senior administrators (summer 2000); Senior Scholar for American Association for Higher Education (AAHE) (1996-2005). Ph.D. in Economics and a M.S. in Higher Education Administration and Finance with extensive experience in administration, research, teaching, and business and governmental consulting, with specializations in public finance and administration, health care economics, environmental economics and faculty development and evaluation and program development in higher education. Author of books and articles on applied economics analysis, academic assessment, faculty evaluation and development, and higher education; experienced speaker at conferences and professional meetings; administrative experience in strategic planning and assessment, academic program design and multi-campus management. His most recent work has been on the present and future impact of the rise of the middle class in China.

Education


BA , Queens College - CUNY
Economics/Mathematics

MA , University of Buffalo - SUNY
Economics

MS H.Ed , University of Albany - SUNY
Adm and Finance

PhD , University of Buffalo - SUNY
Economics (Public Finance and Health Economics)

Awards and Honors

  • Pace University-wide Research Day, April 2014 - First Prize Award for Faculty Research
  • Confucius Institute for Chinese Studies , September 2010 - Confucius Institute for Chinese Studies Fellow
  • Wilson Center for Social Entreneurship , September 2010 - Wilson Center for Social Entreneurship Fellow
  • Dyson College Pace University, May 2010 - Dyson College Society of Fellows
  • Pace University, June 2007 - Pace University Student Service Award

Publications


Shostya, A. & Morreale, J. Fostering Undergraduate Research Through a Faculty-Led Study Abroad Experience. International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education.

Morreale, J. C. A Model of the Rise and Fall of World Empires: Three Case Studies and the U.S..

Morreale, J. C. & Shostya, A. Environmental Awareness among Chinese University Students: Putting Air Pollution into a Perspective. Academic Journal.

Morreale, J. C. & Price , L. The Rise of Global Cities and Their Potential Impact on the World Political Economy.

Morreale, J. C. & Shostya, A. "The Rising MiIddle Class In China: A Case Study of Perceptions of Their Educated Youth". Asian Economic Journal.

Tekula, R., Morreale, J. & Jhamb, J. (2014). Social Entrepreneurship in the United States: Impact and Resilience in Crisis. Eds. Parra, C. and F. y Porta. Social Entrepreneurship: Sustainable Alternatives for a New Economy. J.M. Bosch, Barcelona, Spain. Parra, C. and F. y Porta (Eds.), Social Entrepreneurship: An Alternative to the Crisis. Barcelona, Spain: J.M. Bosch. http://www.editorial.libreriabosch.com/editorial/detalle/es/3015/emprenduria-social-alternativa-sostenible-para-una-nueva-economia-978-84-942385-9-8.aspx

Morreale, J. C. (2014, September). "Social Entrepreneurship in the United States: Impact and Resilience in Crisis". No. Barcelona, Spain: JM Bosch Publishers.

Morreale, J. C. (2014, May). "The U.S.-China Economic and Political Relations: The Youths' Perceptions". International Advances In Economic Research. Vol 20 (Issue 2) , pages 182-202.

Morreale, J. C. & Shostya, A. Creating a Model for Undergraduate Research: A Travel Course Experience to China.

Morreale, J. C. & Shostya, A. How to Foster Undergraduate Research: Using a Travel Course Experience to China.

Shostya, A., , . & Morreale, J. C. (2013, September). From Wall Street to the Great Wall: reflections on teaching a travel course to China. International Journal of Teaching and Case Studies. Vol 4 (Issue 3) , pages 15.

Morreale, J. C. (2013, September). “From Wall Street to the Great Wall: Reflections on Teaching a Travel Course to China”,. (with Anna Shostya) International Journal of Teaching and Case Studies . Vol 4 (Issue 3)

Morreale, J. C. & Yeung , J. The Impact of the Great Recession on the Middle Class in America.

Morreale, J. C. The Impact of the “Great Recession on the Financial Resources of Non-Profit Organizations.

Morreale, J. C. & Caputo, D. A Blueprint for Campus Accountability: Lessons from the Pace University Experience.

Morreale, J. C. & Licata, C. M. How Do Chairs View Their Post-Tenure Review Policies and Practices?. Vol 12 (Issue 4)

Morreale, J. C. & , . The Management of Disasters on University Campuses.

Morreale, J. C. Post-Tenure Review: Evaluating Teaching.

Morreale, J. C. Post-Tenure Review and Faculty Development.

PRESENTATIONS


Morreale, J. C. & Shostya, A. (2017, March). International Atlantic Economic Conference. Environmental awareness and education among college students in China. International Atlantic Economic Society, Berlin, Germany

Shostya, A., Morreale, J., McLoughlin, R., Looram, T., Naranjo, F. & Baraka, O. (2015, February 27). Best Practices Conference. High Impact Educational Practices. Pace University, Graduate Center, White Plains

Morreale, J. C. (2014, April). Pace Faculty Research Day. "Creating a Model for Undergraduate Research: Using a Travel Course Experience in China". Pace University, New York City, NY

Morreale, J. C. (2014, April 5). International Atlantic Economic Society Conference . "The Rising Middle Class in China: A Case Study of Perceptions of Their Educated Youth". IAES, Madrid. Spain

Morreale, J. C. (2014, March 9). Eastern Economic Association Conference. "How to Foster Undergraduate Research: A Travel Course Experience to China". EEA, Boston, Mass.

RESEARCH INTEREST


Chinese Economic Studies, Faculty Development, and Applied Public Policy Analysis, Higher Education Pedagogy

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