Jerry Hionis

Jerry Hionis, PhD

  • Assistant Professor
Media Expertise:
  • Economics & Finance
  • International Relations

Programs I Teach


  • PhD, Economics (2013)
    Temple University (PA)
  • MA, Economics (2007)
    Temple University (PA)
  • BA, Economics (2004)
    St. Joseph's University (PA)

About Me

I hold a PhD in economics from Temple University and am an assistant professor at Widener University. My primary research areas include: (i) conflict theory with an emphasis on civil conflicts and Warlord-like competition; (ii) Islamic economic and financial theory; and, (iii) the economic and market structure of the comic book entertainment industry.


  • "Non-Parasitic Warlords and Geographical Distance". Economics of Peace and Security Journal. Vol. 10, No.1