Antony Davies, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Economics, State University of New York at Albany, 1994.
Fields: Econometrics, Monetary Economics
Recipient of the Distinguished Dissertation Award.
Antony Davies is associate professor of economics at Duquesne University and Chief Academic Officer at FreedomTrust. Dr. Davies has authored more than 300 op-eds in, among others, the Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, New York Daily News, and Philadelphia Inquirer. He has produced more than 200 educational videos on economics, public policy, and statistics, and is a frequent lecturer at congressional policy conferences. In addition to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, Dr. Davies was Associate Producer at the Moving Pictures Institute, Chief Financial Officer at Parabon Computation, President and co-founder of Paragon Software, and co-founder and Chief Analytics Officer at Repliqa, Inc.
Patents and Grants
“Economic Education,” FreedomTrust Education grant, 2014-2016.
“The Economic Contribution of Small and Family-owned Businesses,” American Family Business Foundation grant, 2011.
“Data Mining Via Grid Computing,” NASA research grant, 2006.
Co-inventor on US Patent No. 6,463,457 entitled “System and Method for the Establishment and the Utilization of Networked Idle Computational Processing Power,” issued October 8, 2002.
Ph.D. Courses Taught
Time Series Econometrics
Masters Courses Taught
Business Research and Forecasting
Undergraduate Courses Taught
Advanced Excel Modeling
Quantitative Analysis I
Quantitative Analysis II
Philosophy of Economics
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
Public Sector Economics
Money and Banking
Comparative Economic Systems
Global Economic Perspectives
History of Economic Thought