Peter Schwarz

Professor of Economics
Friday 223A
704-687-7614
Degree: 
PhD, The Ohio State University
MA, The Ohio State University
BS, The City College of New York
Expertise: 
Airline industry
Electricity industry
Energy and environment
Law and economics
Pricing of electricity, airlines, and roads

Peter Schwarz’s research addresses energy and environment issues, particularly electricity-pricing research done in conjunction with Duke Energy Corporation. He has received grants from the Department of Energy and the Environmental Protection Agency, and has lectured in Israel and China on energy and environmental topics. Dr. Schwarz is also Associate with the Energy Production and Infrastructure Center (EPIC). He joined the Belk College faculty in 1978.