Economics and Finance Faculty

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Economics and Finance Faculty - Dr. Robert Christopherson

Professor

Originally from Michigan, Dr. Christopherson earned his Ph.D. at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan in 1990. Additionally he earned both his Masters and Bachelors degrees at Central Michigan University in 1981 and 1980 respectfully. Dr. Christopherson has previously taught at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo College, and Albion College.

In his spare time, Dr. Christopherson acts as a youth coach for grasshopper baseball, soccer, basketball, and floor hockey. He also still plays basketball, tennis, bikes, and runs. In fact, Dr. Christopherson has completed three marathons and numerous 5K and 10K local races in the past five years. Dr. Christopherson is married, wife (Lori) and has three children, Amber, Connor, and Dylan.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Economics, Wayne State University, Michigan
  • M.A. in Economics, Central Michigan University
  • B.S. in Economics & Psychology, Central Michigan University

Teaching Areas

  • Public Finance
  • Money and Capital Markets
  • Statistics
  • Micro and Macro Theory

Contact Robert Christopherson

Office: Redcay 128
Phone: (518) 564-4195
E-mail: robert.christopherson@plattsburgh.edu