Associate Professor
Ph.D., Michigan State University

Kevin Jacques

Associate Professor

Ph.D., Michigan State University

Dr. Kevin Jacques is the Boynton D. Murch Chair in Finance at Baldwin Wallace University.  Prior to joining the faculty at BW, Jacques spent 14 years as an economist with the U.S. Treasury Department in the District of Columbia. Most recently, he was a senior financial economist responsible for advising Treasury and George W. Bush Administration officials on policy issues regarding the U.S. banking and financial system. During his tenure at the Treasury Department he advised over one dozen foreign countries on matters of U.S. banking and financial policy. In 1994, he served on the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets examining systemic risk in U.S. financial markets. In addition, during his time in the District of Columbia, Jacques taught finance at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University.  

A nationally recognized expert on matters of banking, finance and government policy, Jacques’ economic and financial analyses have received hundreds of radio, television and newspaper citations. His commentary on the financial crisis and economic policy have appeared in local, national and international media outlets including National Public Radio (NPR), the Public Broadcasting System, Bloomberg Financial News, Associated Press, Politico, Business Week.com, CBS News.com and China Radio International, as well as dozens of newspapers throughout the United States.  

He holds a doctorate in economics from Michigan State University.