Teaching:

 

Fall 2015:

WESTERN CIVILIZATION II, MC 202, T&R 12:30-1:50 pm

Office Hours:

T&R 2 to 3 pm


Contact:

 

Robert E. Wright

 Nef Family Chair of Political Economy
Director of the Thomas Willing Institute
Division of Social Science
 Madsen Center 111
Augustana University
2001 South Summit Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57197  
Robert.Wright@augie.edu
1-605-274-5312
 
Email is always best.

 


 

Research:

C.V.

Personal Blog

Amazon page

Wikipedia page 

 

Book Series:

"Slaveries Since Emancipation," Cambridge University Press

 

 

Philosophy:

My classes are designed to enhance the way students interpret the economic aspects of their world. Information ingestion for later regurgitation is strictly forbidden.

 

 

 

 

 

Personal Favorites:

Band: Led Zeppelin (M, W, F)

Pink Floyd (T, Th, Sat.)

Chicago (Sun.)

Cartoon: The Simpsons

Color: royal purple (#6B3FA0)

Fake News Program: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Precious metal: gold (Au)

Prayer: Alexander Pope’s

Universal Prayer

Sense of humor: satire

Sport: baseball (spring and summer)

football (fall and winter)

ice hockey (Feb. and March)

Television show: Life Below Zero

 

 

Data Resources:

Early American

1) Securities prices

2) Government bondholders

3) Corporations

4) Other Data (lots, some mine)

 

 

 

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