Rich Higgins is a macroeconomist with research interests that are both theoretical and empirical. He is particularly interested in understanding the causes of changing macroeconomic volatility. His teaching interests include macroeconomics, money and banking, and monetary policy. He is the faculty adviser for Colgate's 2014 Fed Challenge team.
University of Oregon, Ph.D. in Economics, 2014
The Pennsylvania State University, B.S. in Actuarial Science, 2007
Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy, Bayesian Econometrics