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Donald Williams

Interim Assoc Dean, COB

Donald R. Williams is professor of economics at Kent State University, where he has been on the faculty since 1983. He received his Ph.D. in economics from Northwestern University in 1984 and Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1977.  He currently serves as Interim Associate Dean for Graduate and International Programs in the College of Business Administration. 

Dr. Williams conducts research in the area of labor market analysis, with a focus on international comparisons.  His current research is on the determinants of wage differentials and job satisfaction. He is a member of the American Economic Association, the Society of Labor Economists, the Midwest Economic Association, and the European Association of Labour Economists.

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities
Research Areas
  • Comparative Labor Market Analysis
Donald Williams
Department of Economics
Room 306
Phone: 330-672-2772
Fax: 330-672-9808