Hawaii Pacific University
Bachelor of Engineering (Mech.), MBA, MS.
Jon has professional background in Mechanical Engineering, Human Resource Development, Research, and
New Business Development. Since 1998, he has also taught the following classes for HPU:
Microeconomics, International Economics, Managerial Economics, Business Research Methods, Principles
of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets, and Business Finance.
Theory, Applications, and Cases, Seventh Edition
, by W. Bruce Allen, Neil A.
Doherty, Keith Weigelt and Edwin Mansfield.
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ECON 3020 Managerial Economics. The application of economic theory to managerial practices
including both public and private sector management. Various topics revolve around the nature of
market structures and the business environment including: barriers to entry, product differentiation,
and exclusivity. Topics include: supply and demand analysis, profit maximization in varying market
structures, and the role of competition. This course draws on economic analysis for such
cost, demand, profit, competition, pricing, entry strategy,
I t at t em pt s t o bridge the gap between the purely analytical problems that intrigue many
economic theorists and the day-to day decisions that managers make.