Mike Bognanno

Mike Bognanno

Associate Professor of Economics
Temple University
869 Ritter Annex Hall
Voice: 215.204.1680
E-mail: bognanno@temple.edu

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Bognanno has held various posts since joining Temple University in 1990, most prominently Director of Economics and Business at Temple University Japan, where he initiated the Executive MBA Program in Tokyo and other successful new programs. Prior to joining Temple, he worked as a compensation consultant for DCA Stanton, Industrial Relations Specialist for the Department of Labor, and Economist for the BLS. Dr. Bognanno was awarded a Marie Currie Grant for the Transfer of Knowledge by the European Union in 2005 and was a Visiting Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) during this time. Dr. Bognanno's research focuses on pay, promotion and incentives. He has published in The Journal of Labor Economics, Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Journal of Political Economy, Labor Law Journal and Korean Social Science Journal. Two of his articles were selected for being among the best in their fields and were re-published in the International Library of Critical Writings in Economics.