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Max Mathias

Postdoctoral Scholar


Max Mathias iearned his Ph.D. from the University of California, Davis, in 2020. His research focuses on how state funding for higher education affects university decision-making. He is also interested in affirmative action in higher education, and the economics of migration.

Research Interests

Applied Microeconomics, Labor Economics, Public Economics, Economics of Education

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Economics (ECON 100)
  • History of Economic Ideas (ECON 442/642)


Ph.D. Economics, University of California-Davis, 2020