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[Photo]: Robert B. Harris

Robert B. Harris (Retired)

Campus Address: CA 511
Phone: 317-274-0095
Fax: (317)274-0097


Emeritus Professor of Economics
Director Emeritus of the Center for Economic Education Research Fellow, Hirosaki University (Japan), fall 2000; Fulbright lecturer at Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, 2001-2002; Visiting Professor, Hopkins-Nanjing Center, Nanjing, China, Fall 2002, 2005-2006, and Fall 2006.


B.A. Ohio State University 1968
M.A. 1970, Ph.D. 1979

Academic Interests

Public finance, economic education for teachers


Trustees Teaching Award, multiple years


articles in the Journal of Economic Education, The Social Studies, the National Tax Journal, and others; book-length manuscripts include Study Guide, Principles of Microeconomics, Greg Mankiw (Dryden 1998); and Economic Education Mandate: Handbook for Survival. A Practical Guide for Today's High School Economics Educators (California Department of Education, 1990); and other publications include numerous chapters in curriculum guides for high school economics teachers


Economic Education Consultant to California's Superintendent of Public Instruction 1988-90.
Faculty participant in Khanya College (South Africa) project.
Faculty for numerous training programs for economic educators in Russia, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, the Baltics, the Balkans, Japan, China, and Kyrgyzstan, 1994-2003.

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