Bachelor of Arts in Economics with honors, Stanford University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, 1986.
Economist Congressional Budget Office, Washington, 1975-1977. Assistant professor University Hawaii, Hilo, 1983-1986. Associate professor Southern Oregon State College, Ashland, since 1986.
Consultant Economic Analysis Simplified, Ashland, since 1989. Member research staff Creativity Research Center Southern California, Fullerton, since 1989. Board directors Institute Creative Intelligencem Eugene, Oregon.
Member American Economic Association, Western Economic Association, Phi Kappa Phi.
Married Ellen Frank, May 30, 1976. Children; Zachary Emil Kai, Madeline Rose.