George Vredeveld

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George Vredeveld

Emeritus, Department of Finance, Real Estate, and Insurance and Risk Management

402 Carl H. Lindner Hall

513-556-7070

George Vredeveld is the Alpaugh Professor of Economics and Director of the Economics Center for Education & Research, ranked number one of more than 200 centers in the nation. It provides teacher training for area schools and applied research for businesses and public organizations.

Teaching Interest

Microeconomics

Research Interest

Regional economics, economic development

History

Institution: University of Cincinnati

Title: Field Service Professor of Economics

Institution: University of Cincinnati

Title: Professor of Economics

End Date: 2006-06-30

Institution: University of Cincinnati

Title: Associate Prof of Economics

End Date: 1990-09-01

Institution: University of Missouri

Title: Assistant Professor of Economics

End Date: 1977-06-30

Assignments

I serve as the director and lead faculty person for the Economics Center for Education & Research an externally focused organization that offers applied research and consultation for area schools and training for their teachers.

Dates: 1977-07-01

Awards | Honors

Organization: National Council on Economic Education

Name: John C Schramm Leadership Award

Year Received: 2009

Organization: National Council on Econoomic Education

Name: Beekhuis Award

Year Received: 2006

Organization: Indiana University

Name: Theory Award

Year Received: 1973

Education

Institution: Indiana University

Location: Bloomington, IN

Major: Economics

Dissertation: Income Distributive Effects of Subsidizing Higher Education

Completed: 1973

Degree: Ph D

Published Contributions

Chris Kelton, Jeff Rexhausen, George Vredeveld,  (2006). The Spatial Distribution of Chemical Production in the USA. Regions & Locations Guide, 44-46.

Yann Ferrand, Chris Kelton, George Vredeveld, J Rexhausen,  (2006). A Fortune 500 Benefits Index. Economics Center for Education & Research Report, University of Cincinnati.

Chris Kelton, Jeff Rexhausen, George Vredeveld,  (2004). Cincinnati USA Industry Cluster Profile:  Biotechnology. Economics Center for Education & Research.

Chris Kelton, Jeff Rexhausen, George Vredeveld,  (2004). Identification of Industry Clusters for Guiding Economic Development Efforts in Cincinnati USA. Economics Center for Education & Research.