Jeremy Jackson, Ph.D.

Director and Professor of Economics

Jeremy Jackson is the director of the NDSU Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise (PCPE) and a professor in the NDSU Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics. He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of microeconomics, public economics, and game theory and strategy. His research covers diverse topics, including public choice and the political economy; the social consequences of economic freedom; happiness and well-being; and philanthropy and nonprofits. His research has been published in Applied Economics, The Independent ReviewPublic Choice, Contemporary Economic Policy, Journal of Happiness Studies, and other refereed and non-refereed sources. He is a member of the Foundation for Economic Education Faculty Network, American Economic Association, Association of Private Enterprise Education, Omnicron Delta Epsilon, Public Choice Society, and Association for Public Economic Theory.

Jeremy resides in Fargo with his wife, Dr. Elizabeth Crawford, and their two sons.


Ph.D. Economics, Washington University in St. Louis, 2008
M.A. Economics, Washington University in St. Louis, 2002
B.A. Economics, Baylor University, 2001


Office: Barry Hall 400B
Phone: 701-231-7832



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