Dr. William S. Mounts, Jr. is the Dean of the School of Business and Public Management at the Coastal College of Georgia as well as a Professor of Economics. Dr. Mounts came to the College in 2011 after 33 years at Mercer University in Macon, GA. He received the Ph. D., M.A., and the BBA degrees in economics from the University of Georgia.
Dr. Mounts has over 50 academic articles, books, and presentations. His presentations have been at national and international conferences including the Southern Economics Association, the Western Economics Conference, and the central bank of Switzerland. Journals in which he has published include the Economics of Governance, Journal of Macroeconomics, Southern Economic Review, Public Choice, Journal of Sports Economics, Journal of Money, Banking and Credit and the Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics.
Dr. Mounts also has an active consulting practice specializing in economic valuation and interest rate forecasting. On several occasions he has received the Distinguished Faculty Award for excellence in the classroom and for his research.