Stephen A. Tolbert, Jr.

Stephen A. Tolbert, Jr.
Adjunct Instructor, Economics

Professor with a primary interest in sports/labor economics. I attend every Eagles game no matter where played and also travel extensively with the Phillies and Sixers.

The intersection of HR and Economics, with a recent focus on turnover analytics using machine learning techniques.

Research interests include:

  • Franchise valuation techniques
  • Player contract valuations
  • NFL player draft optimization
  • Secondary ticket market pricing methods
  • The economics of American professional sports tourism

 M.S., Human Resources and Organization Development, University of Louisville
 M.A., Economics, University of Delaware
 M.A., Political Science, Villanova University
 B.A., Economics and Political Science, American University
 Graduate, Army Command and General Staff College