Susan I. Cohen
Associate Professor Emeritus of Business Administration
Educational BackgroundPh.D., Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences, Northwestern University, 1977
M.S., Management, Northwestern University, 1975
B.S., Mathematics, SUNY at Stony Brook, 1971
Positions HeldAssociate 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 PublicationsCohen, 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.