Lawrence H. Officer

Professor of economics


Lawrence Officer Photo: Jenny Fontaine/UIC Office of Public Affairs (click on image for larger file size)

Lawrence H. Officer — Photo: Jenny Fontaine

Explaining how business and the world work in laymen’s terms is one of the things that drives Lawrence Officer.

A professor of economics, Officer is co-founder of

His most recent book is 2009’s “Everyday Economics: Honest Answers to Tough Questions,” and he is the author or editor of 13 others. He has written many articles in professional journals, numerous book chapters and reviews.

Subject areas

  • State of the economy
  • Government policy
  • Economic issues
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312- 413-9342

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