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Casimir Dadak

Casimir Dadak, professor of finance and economics; M.A., Academy of Economics, Krakow, Poland; Ph.D., Fordham University
(540) 362-6247

Casimir Dadak teaches business and finance courses, in particular, corporate finance, investments, international finance, and strategic management. He taught at universities in the U.S. and Europe prior to coming to Hollins in the spring of 2000. His research interests include the economic and financial transformation of East-central Europe, European monetary integration, the stock market, and Catholic social teaching. Professor Dadak has extensively published in English and his native Polish. His papers have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Cato Journal, The Independent Review, Review of Business, Krakowskie Studia Miedzynarodowe, Miedzynarodowy Przeglad Polityczny, Arcana and Ethos. His short pieces regularly appear in a major Polish national weekly, Gazeta Polska. He has also presented numerous papers at professional conferences.

Pablo Hernandez

Pablo Hernandez (Homepage), associate professor of economics; B.A. Universidad de las Americas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
(540) 362-6354

Pablo Hernandez teaches in the business and economics department. His primary interests concern environmental and natural resource economics and development economics. Before arriving at Hollins in fall 2007, Pablo served as CWIL fellow and visiting professor in the department of business administration and economics at Saint Mary's College. He earned his doctorate in economics from the University of Notre Dame. In his doctoral research on the interaction between international trade and environmental quality, he assessed the economic aspects of the recent transfers of hazardous waste between Mexico and the United States. Pablo is also interested in the topics of financing for development in Latin America and community-based conservation strategies from a developing-country perspective.


Rathin Basu, assistant professor; B.S., M.S., University of Calcutta; M.A., Ohio University; Ph.D., Virginia Tech

Richard E.B. Foster, lecturer (adjunct); B.A., Gettysburg College; J.D., Marshall-Wythe School of Law, College of William and Mary

Lisa C. Lloyd, CPA, lecturer (adjunct); B.S., M.S., Virginia Tech

Demetri P. Tsanacas, assistant professor; B.A., Montclair State College, M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University