Christopher Rick

CPR (PhD Graduate Student - CPR)

Chris Rick

Contact Information


Undergraduate Education

University of Maryland - Economics 

Graduate Education

City College of New York - Economics 

Research Interests

  • Social, Urban, and Transportation Policy


After graduating from UMD, Chris worked as a researcher for Battelle Memorial Institute. He has studied various economic issues regarding transportation and co-written various reports for the US Department of Transportation, including Freight Facts and Figures and Transportation Statistics Annual Report. While studying to earn an MA in economics at City College, Chris taught Principles of Micro-economics to undergraduate students. He is interested in how public policy can improve all aspects of urban life. Chris is working with Professor Amy Ellen Schwartz.