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Susan I. Cohen

Associate Professor Emeritus of Business Administration


Educational Background

Ph.D., Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences, Northwestern University, 1977
M.S., Management, Northwestern University, 1975
B.S., Mathematics, SUNY at Stony Brook, 1971

Positions Held

Associate Professor Emeritus of Business Administration, University of Illinois, 2008
Associate Professor of Business Administration, University of Illinois, 1986-2008
Associate Professor, Washington University, 1982-1986
Assistant Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1976-1982
Adjunct Faculty, Mundelein College, 1975-1976

Recent Publications

Cohen, S., Loeb, M., Stark, A. 1992. Separating Controllable Performance from Non-Controllable Performance: The Case of Optimal Procurement Contracting. Management Accounting Research, 3: 291-306

Cohen, S., Loeb, M. 1990. Implicit Cost Allocation and Bidding for Contracts. Management Science, 36: 1133-1138

Cohen, S., Loeb, M. 1990. On the Optimality of Incentive Contracts in the Presence of Joint Costs. International Journal of Industrial Organization, 8: 405-416

Teaching and Research Interests

Teaches courses in quantitative analysis and the economics of decision making.

Research focuses on production and decision and information sciences.