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Tai Young-Taft

Professor Tai Young-Taft

Faculty in Economics
Research Scholar, Levy Economics Institute


Hall College Center

Academic Program Affiliation(s)

Social Studies, Economics


PhD in economics, New School for Social Research
MA in statistics, Yale University
BA in political science, Reed College

Dr. Young-Taft's research interests include financial market dynamics and their linkage to the real economy, particularly in developing countries, stock-flow consistent modeling, stochastic dynamical systems, and the history of economic thought. In addition to Simon's Rock, he has taught at the Gulf University for Science and Technology in Kuwait, New York University, and St. Francis College in Brooklyn. Dr. Young-Taft has been teaching at Simon's Rock since 2014.