John Levendis is an Associate Professor of Economics at Loyola University New Orleans. He received MA and MS degrees in economics and mathematics, and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Iowa. He has taught at the Economics University of Prague, Cornell College, the University of Iowa, and Southeastern Louisiana University. His has published econometric research on real estate and development.
Mehmet F. Dicle is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Loyola University New Orleans. He received his Ph.D. in financial economics from the University of New Orleans. He has taught at University of New Orleans and Yeditepe University, Istanbul. His research interests include market efficiency, international financial markets, political finance and econometrics.