Daniel A. Gerlowski, Ph.D.
Professor of Economics
T. Rowe Price Excellence in Teaching
Department of Finance and Economics
Office: Business Center 409
- Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
- M.A., University of Pittsburgh
- B.A., University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Gerlowski is a professor of economics and has been a faculty member since 1987. He has served the Merrick School in a number of capacities including as associate dean and interim dean.
Zhang, T., & Gerlowski, D. A. (2018). Book Review: Who Will Care For Us?. Perspectives of Work. 2018. 82-83.
Refereed Journal Articles
Zhang, T., Gerlowski, D. A., & Acs, Z. J. (2022). Working from home: small business performance and the COVID-19 pandemic. Small Business Economics. 58(2),
Zhang, T., Stough, R., & Gerlowski, D. A. (2022). Digital Exposure, Age, and Entrepreneurship. Annals of Regional Science.
Gaynor, G., Korb, P. J., Gerlowski, D. A., & Zhang, T. (2019). An alternate state in mind: the effect of CPA exam credit-hour requirements and economic competitiveness on state-level exam candidate pools and pass rates. Accounting Education. 28(6),
Zhang, T., & Gerlowski, D. A. (2018). Welfare to Work Propensities: Administrative Record Evidence. Applied Economics Letters.
Gerlowski, D. A., Morse, J. N., Zhang, T., & Wynne, K. Thirty-third Annual Teaching Economics Conference,, "Online Proctoring Discount," sponsored by Robert Morris University, Pittsburgh - Virtual. (2022).
Zhang, T., Gerlowski, D. A., & Acs, Z. J. Western Economic Association Virtual International Conference, "Small Business and the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Role of Work from Home," Western Economic Association, Virtual. (2021).
Gerlowski, D. A., & Demarest, M. ICAI Mid-Atlantic Regional Convening, "Student Perceptions, Proctoring, Performance," ICAI, UMGC - Virtual. (2021).
Gerlowski, D. A., Demarest, M., & Caraco, C. Sixth Annual ICAI Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference, "Online Exam Proctoring: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly," International Center for Academic Integrity, UMGC, Virtual. (2021).
Gerlowski, D. A., & Zhang, T. Economic Effects of the COVID-19 2020 Pandemic on Entrepreneurship and Small Firms, "�Economic Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Entrepreneurship," Small Business Economics, zoom. (2020).
Zhang, T., & Gerlowski, D. A. 2019 BCERC (Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference), "Ownership Stake Diffusion in Entrepreneur Teams: Power of Similar but Differentiating Ownership Shares," Babson Park, MA. (2019).
Zhang, T., Gerlowski, D. A., & Chen, D. 2019 American Economic Association ASSA annual meeting, "Ownership Stake and Sweat Equity Homophiles in High Tech Entrepreneur Teams," American Economic Association ASSA, Atlanta, GA. (2019).
Zhang, T., & Gerlowski, D. A. Labor and Employment Relations Association (LERA) 70th Annual Meeting, "Ownership Stake Diffusion in Entrepreneur Teams," Labor and Employment Relations Association (LERA), Baltimore, MD. (2018).
Zhang, T., & Gerlowski, D. A. 2018 American Economic Association Annual Meeting, "Welfare to Work Propensities: Administrative Record Evidence," American Economic Association, Philadelphia, PA.. (2018).
Zhang, T., & Gerlowski, D. A. 2017 GW Annual Entrepreneurship Conference, "Ownership Stake Diffusion in Entrepreneur Teams:," George Washington University, Washington DC. (2017).
Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research
Zhang, Ting (Principal), Gerlowski, Daniel A., "Does COVID-19 Make Teleworking a New Normal?" Sponsored by University of Baltimore, Merrick School of Business, Local, $6000. (2020 - 2021).
UB Magazine: For the UB magazine I was interviewed about the movement to the virtual classroom. That story appears here https://ubalt-my.sharepoint.com/:b:/g/personal/ntsbgerl_ubalt_edu/Edqopt7bnHNMrxzJglt4Lm8ByRp3YT1fZCT2vxiv6CQIPA?e=mx0Nc5 made aware of it on 12/1/20 (2020).
Research in Progress
"An Alternate State in Mind: An Analysis of In-State vs. Out-of-State CPA Exam Candidates and their Effect on State-Level Exam Pass Rates" (Writing Results)
Using the test center location of CPA candidates, we analyze the pass rates of U.S. jurisdictions regarding the performance of both in-state and out-of-state candidates.
"Housing Price Variability: National and Local Impacts" (On-Going)