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Wobbekind, Richard Associate Dean


Research Areas research areas


research overview

  • Dr. Wobbekind's research focuses on regional economic analysis. Included in this area would be state economic forecasting, policy analysis, fiscal(tax) analysis/forecasting and industry studies. The majority of this work is Colorado specific. A secondary area of Dr. Wobbekind's research is in sports economics. This includes research on race and ethnicity perception and how that may relate to salary arbitration. More recently his work with coauthors has focused on how other researchers measure racial difference.


  • Regional economic development and policy analysis, State econometric forecasting, Sports Economics



courses taught

  • MBAC 6012 - Managerial Economics 2
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021
    Develops a basic understanding of the macro economy and its relationship to an individual business or industry. This objective will be accomplished by understanding macroeconomic concepts and data sources, developing a basic model, understanding relevant policy instruments and integrating this information into the world economy.


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