Staff profile

Lyudmyla Ardan (Sonchak)

Assistant Professor
Economics Club Advisor


Contact

425 Mahar
315.312.3479
lyudmyla.sonchak@oswego.edu

Office hours

Tues 1:30 - 2:30
Wed 10:00 - 12:00
Thurs 12:30 - 1:30
and By Appointment

Research

The major focus of my research is the study of the effects of early investments and interventions on the health and well-being of children.

Specialty interest:

  • labor economics (primary) 
  • International Trade (secondary)
  • health economics
  • economics of education

Publications

  • “Medicaid Reimbursement, Prenatal Care and Infant Health”, Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 44, pp. 10-24. 2015.

Conferences

  • CSWEP session at the Eastern Economic Association, New York, NY, Spring 2015
  • Midwest Economics Association Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, Spring 2015
  • Southeastern Health Economics Study Group Conference, Tallahassee, FL, Fall 2015
  • Department of Economics Workshop Series, Oswego, NY, Fall 2014
  • Clemson University Labor Economics Workshop, Clemson, SC 2013-2014

Awards and honors

  • Koch Research Fellowship Grant, 2014
  • Clemson University BB&T Fellowship, 2013
  • Clemson University Economics Department Walker Fellowship, 2012
  • Clemson University Koch Summer Fellowship, 2011
  • Clemson University Recruitment Fellowship, 2010-2012
  •  Clemson University Graduate Assistantship, 2010-2014
  •  Highest Quality Point Average with B.S. Degree, Lock Haven University, April 2009

Education

Ph.D., Economics, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, May 2014
BS, Business Administration, Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, Lock Haven, PA, summa cum laude, May 2010