Martha L. Olney

Martha L. Olney

Title
Professor of Economics
Department
Department of Economics
Phone
(510) 642-6083
Fax
510-642-6615
Research Expertise and Interest
economics, macroeconomics, discrimination, consumer credit, credit access, and advertising
Research Description

Martha Olney received her B.S. from the University of Redlands and both her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. Her current research interests include macroeconomics, consumer credit, credit access & issues of discrimination, and advertising.

In the News

November 2, 2010

Grant launches Berkeley Economic History Lab

The University of California, Berkeley’s Department of Economics is the recipient of a $1.25 million grant from the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) to develop a Berkeley Economic History Laboratory to train more historically literate economists who can contribute to policy debates and help avoid devastating economic crises.