Curriculum Vitae

I am Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at Hood College. Previously I taught at Wake Forest University.


I have a Ph.D and M.A. in Economics from George Mason University, and a B.A. in Economics from University of Connecticut. Go Huskies!


My research broadly explores the political economy of public goods, innovation & technological growth, and intellectual property using the tools of new institutional economics, public choice, and market process economics.

Teaching | Research

Contact

safner@hood.edu

ICES High School Workshops

Summer 2012


1. The Economic Way of Thinking Handout Powerpoint
2. Cooperation & Exchange Handout Powerpoint
3. Supply & Demand Handout Powerpoint
4. Production & Business Handout Powerpoint
5. The Market Process Handout Powerpoint
6. Market Structures & Efficiency Handout Powerpoint
7. Market Consequences of Government Policies Handout Powerpoint
8. Public Choice: An Economic Analysis of Government Handout Powerpoint
9. Institutions: Good & Bad Handout Powerpoint