James L Butkiewicz


Phone: (302) 831-1891

Email: jimb@udel.edu

Office: 454 Purnell Hall

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421, aboyle@udel.edu
  • A macroeconomist, Butkiewicz specializes in policy analysis and determinants of economic growth.
  • Historical areas of expertise include monetary theory and history and the economics of the Great Depression.
  • Knowledgeable about the local (Delaware) economy.
  • Versed in the economics of legalized gambling.
  • Previously consulted for the U.S. Congress' Office of Technology Assessment, was part of current Delaware Governor Jack Markell's transition team and hosted a weekly radio show, "Investment News and Views."

Curriculum Vitae:

Web Site:

Chair, Economics
Professor, Economics

In The News:
Chemours earns investor's confidence (News Journal)
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Has Chemours turned a corner? (News Journal)
Chemours reports $18 million loss in second quarter (News Journal)
DuPont opens Southeast Asian HQ in Singapore (News Journal)
DuPont Cutbacks Send a Chill through Delaware's Science Community (Scientific American)
Casino competition hits Delaware in the wallet (USA Today)
Jobs for unemployed bankers targeted in Delaware tax break plan (Bloomberg)

UDaily Articles:
Economic stimulus and less debt will lead to recovery, panel says
Unsupervised bailout plan could be disaster, UD finance experts say

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