Surekha Rao portrait

Surekha Rao


Dunes Medical/Professional Building, Room 1122

Professor of Economics

Ph.D., Economics, University of New England, AUSTRALIA
M.A., Ecomomics, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi, INDIA

Year of Hire: 2003

Teaching Interests:
Forecasting for Business and Industry
International Economies and Globalization
Applied Statistics
Quantitative Methods in Economics
Econometric Models
Bayesian Econometrics

Research Interests:
Application of Bayesian Methods
Quality of Life Models & Sustainability
Econometric Modeling
International Gender Issues
Income Distribution. Poverty & Development Issues in Economics
Business & Economic Data Analysis

Professional Activities/Affliliations:
President, Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences
Associate Editor, AIMS International Journal of Management
Invited Lecturers: Italy, Belgium, India and the US
Economics and Statistics Consultant

Mailing Address

IU Northwest
3400 Broadway 
Dunes Medical/Professional Building, Room 1122
Gary, Indiana 46408

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
By Appointment

Email Address


Phone Number

(219) 980-6934


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