James Kibler

Phone: (603) 862-1038
Office: UNH Economics, Paul College 260Z, Durham, NH 03824
James Kibler

James Kibler is a Lecturer in Economics focused on applied economic models for managerial decisions. This emphasis is seen in courses taught as well as James' outside professional interests.

James has an MBA from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and a MA in Economics from the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire. Additionally, he completed one year of doctoral studies in Finance at Rutgers Business School.

Professionally, James is founder and owner of DecisionSmith Consulting, LLC, helping financial planning firms implement custom Monte Carlo models. He holds the Certified Financial Planner designation.

Courses taught at UNH:
-Predictive Models: Data Driven Economic Analysis
-MBA Economics (in person and online)
-Business Statistics

Other courses taught:
-MBA Finance
-Corporate Finance
-Principles of Microeconomics


  • M.A., Economics, University of New Hampshire
  • M.B.A., Duke University
  • B.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Courses Taught

  • 565: Predictive Modeling
  • 950: Data Driven Decisions
  • 970: Economics of Competition
  • ADMN 510: Business Statistics
  • ADMN 970: Economics of Competition
  • ECON 565: Predictive Modeling
  • ECON 725: Independent Study