Lynne Pierson Doti Author of Evaluating Organization Development

Lynne Pierson Doti

Stone Professor of Economics
Chapman University

Lynne P. Doti, the David and Sandra Stone Professor of Economics at Chapman University, taught there since 1971. Lynne is the author or coauthor of four books, including Banking in the American West and California Bankers. She wrote over twenty-five articles on banking, and a book on how entrepreneurs changed business. She served as the editor of Essays in Economic and Business History, an academic journal, and was twice president of The Economic and Business History Society.


    PhD. in economics, Univ of California, Riverside.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    US Financial institutions, emphasis on the American West. Use history to illustrate the effects of various financial models and regulatory framework. Latest work explores the financing of real estate and the changing real estate market in California. Interest in entrepreneurs and how they changed the way business operated. Recent interest in Spanish California mission economies.

Personal Interests

    Animals, civic affairs, reading and writing


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