Bachelor, MacMurray College, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1972. Master of Science, Iowa State University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Iowa State University, 1976.
Professor economics University Wisconsin, River Falls, since 1976. Associate director Center for Pacific Rim Studies, River Falls, 1990—2000. Director Master of Management, River Falls, since 2001.
President Groupe d'Economie Mondiale International, Inc.
Member American Economics Association.
Married Jennette Kay Ramsey, January 16, 1971. Children: Edward, Mary.