Lance Kent

Assistant Professor of Economics

ON LEAVE: Fall 2015
Email: [[lckent]]
Office Phone: 757 221 1389
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Areas of Specialization

International Macroeconomics, Macroeconomics


Lance Kent joins the Faculty of Arts and Sciences as an Assistant Professor in Economics.  He holds a Ph.D. in Economics with a specialization in International Macroeconomics from Northwestern University.  Professor Kent's research interests include capital flows imbalances, the macroeconomic causes and effects of political instability and other large rare events in rapidly growing countries, and the international transmission of business cycles.

  • B.A., Economics and Plan II Honors, University of Texas at Austin
  • Ph.D. and M.A., Economics, Northwestern University