Professor Robert Schlack specializes in international political economy, urban and regional economics, institutional economics and economies in transition. He has had several articles published in the Journal of Economic Issues. In 1992 he received a Fulbright Lecturing and Research Grant for Bulgaria, and he has since returned to Eastern Europe with grants from the American Council of Learned Societies (1995) and the International Research and Exchanges Board (1994) as an invited speaker on teaching economics and curricular reform in transitional economies. He has also visited Latin America and China and served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Peru.
Prof. Schlack earned his B.A. degree from the University of Michigan, and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Wayne State University, where he received graduate fellowship awards from Resources for the Future and the National Defense Education Act. He joined the Carthage faculty in 1975. Read more.
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