Mathew Forstater

Professor

Office: Haag Hall, 308
Ph: 816-235-5701
Email: forstaterm@umkc.edu

Biography

Dr. Mat Forstater is a professor in Economics and the Research Director of the Binzagr Institute for Sustainable Prosperity.

Credentials: Ph.D., New School for Social Research

Research Interests: History of Economic Thought, Economic Methodology, Political Economy, Public Policy, Economics of Discrimination, Environmental Economics, African and African American Economic History.

Publications: He has published widely on employment and budgetary policies, ecological economics, economics of discrimination, and monetary history, theory and policy.

Professional Achievements: He is the recipient of a number of teaching awards and recognitions, including the UMKC Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Student Council’s Outstanding Faculty Award in 2003-2004.