Peter M. Williams

Professor, Economics

Peter M. Williams

Research Interests

After 4 years working in public accounting, I entered graduate school to pursue an advanced degree in Economics. I obtained my PhD in Economics from the University of Mississippi in 1999.

Courses Taught

EC341 Inter Macro Theory Spring 2021
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2021
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2021
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2021
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2020
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2020
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2020
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2020
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Summer 2020
QM291 Statistical Process Control Summer 2020
EC341 Inter Macro Theory Spring 2020
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2020
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2020
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2020
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2019
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2019
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2019
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2019
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Summer 2019
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Summer 2019
EC341 Inter Macro Theory Spring 2019
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2019
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2019
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2019
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2018
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2018
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2018
EMB698 MBA Capstone Project Summer 2018
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Summer 2018
EC341 Inter Macro Theory Spring 2018
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2018
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2018
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2018
EMB698 MBA Capstone Project Fall 2017
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2017
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2017
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2017
EC341 Inter Macro Theory Spring 2017
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2017
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2017
QM291 Statistical Process Control Spring 2017
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2016
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2016
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2016
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2016
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Summer 2016
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Summer 2016
EC341 Inter Macro Theory Spring 2016
EC650 Managerial Economics Spring 2016
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2016
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2016
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2015
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2015
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2015
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2015
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Summer 2015
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Summer 2015
EC341 Inter Macro Theory Spring 2015
EC650 Managerial Economics Spring 2015
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2015
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2014
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2014
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2014
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2014
EC341 Inter Micro Theory Spring 2014
EC650 Managerial Economics Spring 2014
EC650 Managerial Economics Spring 2014
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2014
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Spring 2014
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2013
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Fall 2013
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2013
QM292 Stat Analysis for Business Fall 2013

Education

MA The University of Mississippi, 1999
PhD The University of Mississippi, 1999
Other The University of Mississippi, 1987

Selected Intellectual Contributions

  • Barrett, John, King, Brett A, Williams, Peter M Issues with Using Harmonic Means in Business Valuation v. 22 p. 100-113
  • Hellem, A, Williams, Peter M, Gafford, Jerome M Preferential Learning Methods of MBA Students and the Overall Effect on Classroom Success v. 21 p. 98-115
  • Williams, Peter M, Malone, Keith D, Barrett, John D Bad Sack or False Foul? An Analysis of NFL Head Coach Firing Considering Racial Differences
  • Sellers, Keith, Williams, Peter M Volatility in Estimates of Industry Risk Premia. i. March/April
  • Williams, Peter M Volatility in Estimates of Industry Risk Premia and its Implications.
  • Blackstone, Tanja F, Williams, Peter M Auction Behavior with Non-Pecuniary Dimensions v. 10 i. 1
  • Williams, Peter M Reflexivity, Coherent Markets, and Financial Instability: Reconsidering Alternative Explanations for Departures from Generally Accepted Economic and Financial Theory.
  • Blackstone, Tanja F Bidding Behavior in a Multi-attribute First-price Auction.
  • Couch, Jim F, King, Brett A, Wells, William H, Williams, Peter M Nation of Origin Bias and the Enforcement of Immigration Laws by the Immigration and Naturalization Service p. 241--250
  • Couch, Jim F, Barrett, John D, Williams, Peter M Total Amnesty for Illegal Aliens? v. 19 i. 2 p. 26
  • Couch, Jim F, Williams, Peter M, Halvorson, Jon, Malone, Keith D Of Racism and Rubbish: The Geography of Race and Pollution in Mississippi v. 8 i. 2 p. 235--247
  • Blackstone, Tanja F, Williams, Peter M The Impact of Computer and Communications Technology on Recruiter Productivity and Quality of Life
  • Kildegaard, Arne, Williams, Peter M Banks, systematic risk, and industrial concentration: theory and evidence v. 47 i. 4 p. 345--358
  • Couch, Jim F, Williams, Peter M New Deal or same old shuffle? The distribution of New Deal dollars across Alabama v. 11 i. 2 p. 213--223
  • Couch, Jim F, Atkinson, Keith, Singleton, Tommie, Williams, Peter M Political Influence and the Internal Revenue Service v. 19 p. 313