Dr. Chali Nondo

Professor, Department Chair, Business Administration

Chali Nondo
(413) 662-5343
Murdock Hall Rm 102B


Ph.D., West Virginia University, 2009

M.B.A., California University of Pennsylvania, 

B.S., California University of Pennsylvania,

Courses Taught

BADM 363:  Operations Management

ECON 142: Microeconomics

ECON 141: Macroeconomics

ECON 316:  Statistics for Business and Economics

Research/Creative Interests

My current research focuses on sustainable development, particularly on issues pertaining to energy economics, environmental regulations, productivity measurement, and the interplay between institutional quality and economic performance in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Recent Publications

Nondo, C., & Jaramillo, J.R. (2018). Analyzing Africa’s Total Factor Productivity Trends: Evidence from the DEA Malmquist Approach. Forthcoming, International Journal of Sustainable Economies Management, Volume 7, Issue 4, Article 5.

Nondo, C. (2018). Is there a Relationship between ICT Infrastructure, Electricity Consumption and Total Factor Productivity?: Evidence from a Panel of African Countries. International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy, 8(4): 207-218

Nondo, C., Kahsai, M.S., & Hailu, Y. (2016). Does Institutional Quality Matter in Foreign Direct Investment?: Evidence from Sub-Saharan African Countries. African Journal of Economic and Sustainable Development, 5(1):12-30

Awarded Grants Funding Agency

USDA/Office of Advocacy and Outreach (AOA) Project Title: Building Sustainable Networks for Agribusiness Enterprises for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers

(SNAF) Award No:Role: Principal Investigator Total budget & indirect costs: $200,000. Duration: August 2015 to August 2016