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Joseph Atwood

Area of Expertise: Production economics, agricultural finance

208B Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-5614
E-mail Dr. Atwood              Website 

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Gary Brester

Area of Expertise: Agricultural marketing

210B Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-7883  
E-mail Dr. Brester              Website 

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Marsha Goetting

MSU Extension

Area of Expertise:Estate planning, personal and family finance, retirement planning

208C Linfield Hall              Vitae
(406) 994-5695  
E-mail Dr. Goetting            Website 
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George Haynes

MSU Extension

Area of Expertise:Small business finance, agricultural policy, employee wellness

 210E Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-5012  
E-mail Dr. Haynes               Website 
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Richard Ready

Area of Expertise:Environmental and natural resource economics

 309E Linfield Hall              Vitae
(406) 994-7365  
E-mail Dr. Ready                Website 
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Randy Rucker

Graduate Director

Area of Expertise:Resource economics, agricultural policy, applied microeconomics

311A Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-5644  
E-mail Dr. Rucker               Website  
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Vincent Smith

Area of Expertise:Microeconomics, agricultural policy analysis, international trade, applied microeconomics

313 Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-5615  
E-mail Dr. Smith              Website  
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Wendy Stock

Area of Expertise: Labor economics, econometrics

110 Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-7984  
E-mail Dr. Stock               Website  

Associate Professors

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Anton Bekkerman

Area of Expertise:Agricultural marketing,econometrics

205 Linfield Hall                 Vitae
(406) 994-3032  
E-mail Dr. Bekkerman        Website 

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Eric Belasco

Area of Expertise:Agricultural marketing, applied microeconometrics, health economics

309D Linfield Hall              Vitae
(406) 994-3706  
E-mail Dr. Belasco              Website 

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Greg Gilpin

Interim Department Head

Area of Expertise:Applied microeconometrics, crime, education, labor


307A Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-5628  
E-mail Dr. Gilpin                 Website 
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Christiana Stoddard

Area of Expertise:Labor Economics, public finance, economics of education, health economics

 208B Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-5634  
E-mail Dr. Stoddard             Website 

Assistant Professors

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Mark Anderson

Area of Expertise: Applied microeconomics, health economics, risky behavior and crime

307E Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-7773  
E-mail Dr. Anderson           Website 

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Diane Charlton

Area of Expertise: Agricultural production, labor, and development economics

208B Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-5623  
E-mail Dr. Charlton             Website 

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Kate Binzen Fuller

MSU Extension

Area of Expertise:Agricultural policy analysis, economics of agricultural pests and diseases, production economics, farm management

208B Linfield Hall              Vitae
(406) 994-5603  
E-mail Dr. Fuller                Website 

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Joe Janzen

Area of Expertise:Commodity futures markets, agricultural marketing, applied econometrics, industrial organization

309A Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-5616  
E-mail Dr. Janzen               Website 

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Sarah Janzen

Area of Expertise:Development economics, behavioral economics 

303A Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-3714  
E-mail Dr. Janzen               Website 

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Isaac Swensen

Area of Expertise:Health economics, economics of education, applied microeconomics

 313C Linfield Hall                Vitae
(406) 994-3729   
E-mail Dr. Swensen              Website 

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Brock Smith

Area of Expertise:Natural resource economics, development economics, applied microeconomics

210A Linfield Hall             Vitae
(406) 994-5622
E-mail Dr. Smith              Website 

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Carly Urban

Area of Expertise:Public economics, political economy

208C Linfield Hall             Vitae
(406) 994-2005  
E-mail Dr. Urban               Website 

Adjunct Professors

Dr. Veysel Avsar

Veysel Avsar


313B Linfield Hall          
(406) 994-3735  
E-mail Dr. Avsar                Website 

Monique Dutkowsky

Monique Dutkowsky


302B Linfield Hall
(406) 994-5621  
E-mail Monique                  Website 

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Holly Fretwell

PERC Research Associate

 307C Linfield Hall               Vitae
(406) 994-3036  
E-mail Holly                        Website 


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Lisa Curry

Research Associate

302A Linfield Hall               
(406) 994-3990  
E-mail Lisa 

Tamara Moe

Tamara Moe

Regulation and Applied Economic Analysis
Office Manager

105A Linfield Hall
(406) 994-3700
E-mail Tamara

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Joel Schumacher

MSU Extension

Economics Associate Specialist

210B Linfield Hall               Vitae
E-mail Joel                         Website 


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Jane Boyd

Student Services

310C Linfield Hall 
(406) 994-3702
E-mail Jane

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Keri Hayes

MSU Extension

Publications Assistant

210F Linfield Hall 
(406) 994-3511  
E-mail Keri 

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Donna Kelly

Word Processing/Manuscript Technical Typist

310A Linfield Hall
(406) 994-5723  
E-mail Donna 
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Wanda McCarthy

Executive Assistant to Department Head and
Office Manager

307 Linfield Hall
(406) 994-3703  
E-mail Wanda
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Jessica Putzier


307B Linfield Hall
(406) 994-3780  
E-mail Jessica

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