Richard D. Coe
Professor of Economics
M.A., J.D., Ph.D., University of Michigan
Professor Coe’s primary teaching and research interests are in the area of government spending and taxing policies, including issues of government deficit and debt, and the area of distributive justice and poverty. He also teaches upper-level courses in law and economics as well as introductory courses in microeconomics and macroeconomics. He has published several articles on poverty and welfare programs, and is currently working on a book addressing the efficiency and intergenerational equity issues surrounding government deficits and debt.