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University of Central Oklahoma

Education and Certifications

Ph D, Texas A&M University, 2007.

Major: Economics

Dissertation Title: International outsourcing and labor market


MS, National Taiwan University, 1999.

Major: Agricultural Economics

Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Economics

Dissertation Title: Economic Relationship between Taiwan & China after Entering WTO


BS, National Chung-Hsing University, 1997.

Major: Agricultural Economics

Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Economics


Classes Taught

BADM 5215, Quantitative Modeling

ECON 2103, Principles Of Microeconomics

ECON 2173, Principles Of Bus Statistics

ECON 2203, Principles Of Macroeconomics

ECON 3103, Money And Banking

ECON 3203, Intermediate Microeconomics

ECON 4403, International Economics

ECON 4893, Applied Research & Analy Tools

Honors and Awards

Distinguished Research Award, College of Business

Research, Published Work, and Scholarly Activities

Hsu, G., Weng, Y. (2017). Detecting Which Firm-Specific Characteristics Impact Market-Oriented R&D. Empirical Economics.

Hsu, G., Wright, M., Zhu, Z. (2017). What Motivates Merger and Acquisition Activities in the Upstream Oil & Gas Sectors in the U.S.? Energy Economics.

Zhu, Z., Hsu, G. (2016). Recent Oil Price Decline and M&A in the U.S. Oil and Gas E&P Sectors. Energy Forum, International Association for Energy Economists.

Hsu, G., Weng, Y., Lin, S.-J. Do Labor Unions Hinder or Boost International Outsourcing? Evidence from U.S. Manufacturing. The International Trade Journal, 29(2), 142-162.

Hsu, G., Weng, Y. (2014). International Outsourcing, Labor Unions, and Job Stability: Evidence from U.S. Manufacturing in the 1980s. Journal of Applied Economics and Business Research, 4(4), 210-234.

Hsu, G., Chiang, H.-C. (2014). The Impact of International Outsourcing on U.S. Workers’ Wages: Rethinking the role of Innovation. International Journal of Economics and Finance, 6(5), 1-16.

Hsu, G., Chiang, H.-C. (2011). Nonlinear Effects of Monetary Policy on Stock Returns in a Smooth Transition Autoregressive Model. The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 51(4), 339-349.

Hsu, G., Chiang, H.-C. (2011). Threshold Effects in the Relationship between Exchange-Rate Volatility and Exports: Evidence from U.S. Exports. The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, 20(1), 113-128.

Hsu, G. (2011). Does Outsourcing Always Benefit Skilled Labor? Review of International Economics, 19(3), 539-554.

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