Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

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Surya Mantrala

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Prior to the teaching engagement at the University of Missouri, Surya Mantrala worked for several years as an analyst for a large database marketing company Bradford Exchange in Niles, Illinois. She also worked for A.C. Nielsen (number one Marketing Research Company in the world), in Deerfield, Illinois, as a manager in the quantitative modeling area.

Upon receiving her doctorate in Economics from University of Florida, Surya worked at AT&T for several years and then taught at University of Florida.  Surya has also been managing her own company Markdown-Management Inc. since 1995.


B.A. and M.A., University of Delhi India; M.A., University of Illinois-Chicago; Ph.D., University of Florida.