Dr. Sandra McPherson

Associate Professor

Dr. Sandra McPherson

Contact Information


Office: McComsey 327
Phone: 717-871-7168
Fax: 717-871-7934

Office Hours

M: 1:00 - 2:30 pm
T: 1:00 PM - 3:00 pm
W: 1:00 PM - 2:30 pm
Comments: Spring 2024. Office hours by appointment is available. 

Ph.D. Economics, Indiana University, 1998
MA, Economics, Indiana University, 1993
BA, Economics, Mathematics, Bemidji State University, 1991

Dr. McPherson specializes in monetary economics, macroeconomics, and econometrics.  She has taught courses in Principles of Macroeconomics, Money and Banking, Intermediate Macroeconomics, Statistics, and Econometrics.  Her research interests include the regional effects of monetary policy, structural unemployment, and the design and effectiveness of interactive teaching methods in statistics.  Some sample publications include: “Do Local Banks Matter for the Local Economy?  In Search of the Regional Credit Channel,” and “Intranational Financial Integration:  Evidence from the Canadian Banking Industry.” 

Economics Major Profile: Gina Grier, Class of 2013


Gina Grier, Class of 2013 (pdf)