Lawrence Belcher

Faculty & Staff


Dr. Larry Belcher

Academic Affairs



Department Chair & Professor of Economics and Finance

Office Location: Reade 113
Phone: (765) 998-5381

Specialties: Financial market theory, Macroeconomic theory and policy, Derivative markets, Student-managed endowment programs


Major career accomplishments:

With more than 30 years of collegiate teaching, Dr. Larry Belcher considers his successful students his major career accomplishment. Belcher came to Taylor from the Stetson University business faculty, where he received five teaching awards, including the School of Business Teacher of the Year. In addition to publishing research in academic journals, he’s provided commentary to the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal and Chronicle of Higher Education.