Professor of Economics
Northfield, MN 55057 email@example.com
Background InformationMichael Hemesath is a professor of economics at Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota.
He did his undergraduate work at St. John's University in Collegeville, MN and received his Ph.D. from Harvard University. In addition to teaching micro and macroeconomics, Mike teaches courses on international economics, Soviet and post-Soviet economics and health economics. His research interests focus on the challenges facing the former communist countries as they reform their political and economic systems. This research has taken him to Russia three times with students and given him the opportunity to teach in the master's degree program at Kiev-Mohyla Academy in Ukraine. Mike participated in the Pew Fellowship in International Affairs at Harvard in 1990-91, and has been using cases in his courses ever since.