Distinguished McKnight University Professor
337a Ruttan Hall
1994 Buford Avenue
St Paul, MN 55108
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1985.
Development economics, applied microeconomics and econometrics
Research interests are economics of education, poverty and inequality in developing countries, and applied econometrics. Since receiving his Ph.D. he has worked in the following countries: Cambodia, China, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Honduras, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Laos, Malaysia, Morocco, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Turkey and Viet Nam.
His recent publications have appeared in the Handbook of the Economics of Education, Economic Development and Cultural Change, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Economic Literature, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Public Economics and World Bank Economic Review.