Whitney Buser

Associate Director of Academic Programs and Academic Professional

Member Of:
  • School of Economics
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Dr. Whitney Buser is an Academic Professional and Associate Director of Academic Programs in the School of Economics as Georgia Tech.  Dr. Buser has published and presented research on gender differences in financial literacy, performance evaluation, confidence in mathematical abilities, and participation in academic discussions. Further research interests include behavioral economics as well as formal and informal institutional impacts on policy and economic wellbeing. Prior to joining the faculty at Georgia Tech in 2020, Dr. Buser was the Chair of the Business and Public Policy Department at Young Harris College and as well as an Associate Professor of Economics.

  • Ph.D., Florida State University
  • M.A., Florida State University
  • B.S., Mercer University
Areas of
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Gender Economics
  • Institutional Economics


Research Fields:
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Economic Growth and Institutions


  • ECON-3110: Adv Microeconomic Analys
  • ECON-4370: Law and Economics