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Sherry Jensen
Assistant Professor


Business (Academic)

Research, Professional and Creative Activity:

  • Working paper: “The Impact of the HOPE Scholarship on Tuition and Fees and Institutional Aid Awards at Private, 4-Year Institutions in Georgia”
  • Working paper: “The Impact of Postsecondary Merit Aid on Military Enlistments”
  • Working paper: “An Evaluation of the Ability of Non-experimental Data and Propensity Score Matching to Estimate Treatment Effects”
  • Former Purchasing Agent, Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing North America
  • Former Commercial Credit Analyst, Fifth Third Bank
  • Recipient: Marian L. Harris Endowed Fellowship, John E. Walker Department of Economics, Clemson University

Professional Profile:

Professor Jensen earned a Ph.D. and an M.A. — both in Economics — from Clemson University. She earned a B.S. in Economics from Centre College. Her research focuses on applied microeconomics, labor, industrial organization, and applied econometrics. A recent project examines the reaction of postsecondary institutions to the increased ability of students to pay college costs due to the newly available merit-based financial aid.

Teaching and Related Service:

Courses taught:

  • Introduction to Economics
  • Public Economics
  • Contemporary International Economics
  • International Trade
  • Statistics for Business and Economics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Introduction to Econometrics

Previously taught at:

  • Rhodes College
  • University of North Florida
  • Clemson University