Department Head, Department of EASIB; New Mexico State University
2014-2017: Garrey E. and Katherine T. Carruthers Endowed Chair in Economic Development
Work Phone: 575.646.4988
Building and Room Number: BC 234
- Master of Arts in Economics
- Master of Science in Agricultural Economics
- Master of Science in Applied Statistics
- Doctor of Economic Development
- Arrowhead Center + News
About Richard Adkisson
Ph.D. Nebraska, 1995
Research and teaching areas: Economic development, economics of taxation, public policy, institutional economics
Recent Research Projects/Publications
“State-by-State Variations in High-Tech Employment through the Great Recession.” Social Science Journal (forthcoming).
“Culture and Good Governance: A Brief Empirical Exercise.” (with Randy McFerrin) Journal of Economic Issues, 48 2 (2014): 441-450.
“Quantifying Culture: Problems and Prospects.” Journal of Economic Issues, 48-1 (2014): 89-108.
“Tax Structure and State Economic Growth During the Great Recession.” (with Mikidadu Mohammed) Social Science Journal, 51 1 (2014): 79-89.
“Policy Convergence, State Film-Production Incentives, and Employment: A Brief Case Study.” Journal of Economic Issues 47 2 (2013): 445-54.
“Analysis of California Propositions: An Experiment in the Empirical Revelation of Shared Mental Models” (with Randy McFerrin) Social Science Journal 40 (2012): 465-475.
“Pragmatism to Dogmatism: The Laissez Faire Myth and the Disabling of the American Fisc” (with Mikidadu Mohammed) Review of Social Economy 70 4 (2012): 421-450.