University of Southern California

Anthony Marino
Chair of the Department of Finance and Business Economics & Professor of Finance and Business Economics

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0804

PhD, BA, UC-Santa Barbara


Tony Marino is an economist who specializes in organizational economics and the economics of regulation. He has published articles on dynamic macroeconomics, public utility regulation, conservation, product liability, safety regulation, managerial contracting, and organizational theory, in the Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, RAND Journal of Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. Professor Marino served as Chair of the Department of Finance and Business Economics from 1997 to 2000. Before joining USC, he was a faculty member at the University of Kansas, and he has held visiting appointments at UC-Santa Barbara and Gothenburg University.


Marino, A. M. (2017) "Training and Motivation in an Agency Relationship,".
Marino, A. M. (2016) "Firm Specific Human Capital Investment in an Agency Relationship,".
Ozbas, O., and Marino, A. M. (2014) "Disclosure of Status in an Agency Setting," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 105, 191-207.
Marino, A. M. (2014) "Transparency in Agency: The Constant Elasticity Case and Extensions," International Journal of Industrial Organization .