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Dr. Chris Azevedo



Dockery 307-C
(660) 543-4219

Dr. Azevedo earned his Ph.D. in economics from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. Dr. Azevedo teaches principles of macroeconomics, principles of microeconomics, intermediate microeconomics, natural resource economics, and international economics. Areas of research interest include nonmarket valuation, sports economics and the determinants of grit.

Recent Publications

Crooker, John R., Christopher D. Azevedo, and Aju Fenn, “Empirical shifts in Major League Baseball roster management: Effects of the 1976 labor agreement,” Journal of Economic Insight, 2019, 45(1): 57-83.

Crooker, John R. and Christopher D. Azevedo, “NASCAR Award Structure and Evolutionarily Sustainable Strategies,” The Southern Business and Economic Journal, 2018, 40(2): 53-68.

Azevedo, Christopher D., Mihaela Craioveanu, and John R. Crooker, “Missouri Budget Integrity,” published as a chapter by the Missouri State Auditor’s Office, January, 2018. Funded research by the Missouri State Auditor’s Office.


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