Nicholas Reksten

Assistant Professor
Economics

Nicholas Reksten

Areas of Expertise

Economics

Environmental Economics

Education

Ph.D., Economics,
American University, 2015

B.A., International Studies and Economics, American University, 2007

For the Media

Contact :
Jennifer Dobbs
909.748.8857 

Contact

Duke Hall
202
P: 909.748.8562
E: nicholas_reksten@redlands.edu

Courses Taught

ECON 100: Economics and Society

ECON 101: Principles of Economics

ECON 205: Ecological Economics

ECON 310: Research Methods in Economics

ECON 455: Environmental and Resource Economics

Experience

2016-present: Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Redlands, Redlands, CA

2014-2016: Guest Faculty in Economics, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

2014: Short Term Research Assistant Consultant, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington, DC

2012-2013: Adjunct Instructor of Economics, American University, Washington, DC

2007-2009: Researcher, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), Washington, DC

Publications

Articles:

Reksten, N. (2018). Stakeholders and Voluntary Climate Reduction Goals at Large U.S. Firms:  An Institutional Analysis. The Social Science Journal, forthcoming. 

Roncolato, L., Reksten, N., & Grown, C. (2017). Engendering Growth Diagnostics: Examining Constraints to Private Investment and Entrepreneurship. Development Policy Review, 35(2), 263-287.

Reksten, N. (2008, Winter). Changing the Question. Synthesis/Regeneration, 45. 
http://www.greens.org/s-r/45/45-10.html

Book chapters:

Wisman, J.D., & Reksten, N. (2013). Rising Job Complexity and the Need for Government Guaranteed Work and Training. In M. Forstater & M. Murray (Eds.), The Job Guarantee: Toward True Full Employment (pp. 5-38). New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. 

Awards, Honors, Grants

2015-2016: Ziesing Fund Award, Sarah Lawrence College

2014: Weaver Award for Excellence in Teaching by a Graduate Student, American University

2010: College of Arts & Science Mellon Travel Grant, American University

2009-2013: Graduate Fellowship, American University

Invited Presentations

2018: Eastern Economic Association Conference

2016: Western Social Science Association Conference

2015: Eastern Economic Association Conference

2014: Midwest Economics Association Conference

2011: Millennium Challenge Corporation brown bag, US Agency for International Development Economic Growth Sector Council seminar

2010: World Congress of Social Economics

Affiliations

American Economic Association

Association of Environmental and Resource Economists