Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Dr. Daniel Marburger

Professor of Economics


  • Ph.D., Arizona State University (Economics)
  • M.B.A., University of Cincinnati
  • B.S., Purdue University (General Management)

Teaching Specialties

  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Managerial Economics
  • Economics of Sports

Research Interests

  • Labor Economics
  • Economics of Sports
  • Economic Education
  • Economics of News


  • Western Economics International Association


Marburger has been teaching at ASU since 1989.  He has published three books how on business managers can use microeconomic theory to make better decisions (Innovative Pricing Strategies to Increase Profits, How Strong is Your Firm’s Competitive Advantage, and Economic Decision-making Using Cost Data: A Manager’s Guide).  He also co-authored and edited Stee-rike Four! Whats Wrong with the Business of Baseball? He has also authored over 50 scholarly articles, book chapters, and newspaper columns.  He has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, L.A. Times, National Public Radio, and numerous other national media.