Christopher Rick

CPR (PhD Graduate Student - Public Administration and International Affairs)

Chris Rick

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Undergraduate Education

University of Maryland - Economics 

Graduate Education

City College of New York - Economics 

Research Interests

  • Urban, transportation, housing, and community development policy


After graduating from the University of Maryland, 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 M.A. in economics at City College, Chris taught Principles of Microeconomics 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.