Bachelor, California State University, Fullerton, 1967. Master of Arts, California State University, Fullerton, 1969. Master of Arts, Claremont Graduate University, 1971.
Doctor of Philosophy, Claremont Graduate University, 1972.
Instructor economics, Whittier (California) College, 1970-1971; instructor economics, California State University, Fullerton and Long Beach, 1971-1972; instructor economics, Claremont (California) Graduate School, 1971-1972; assistant professor economics, Virginia Commonwealth U., Richmond, 1972-1974; associate professor management, Southern Illinois U., Edwardsville, 1975-1983; professor, Southern Illinois U., Edwardsville, since 1984. Board directors, founder International Health Economics & Management Institute, Edwardsville, 1983-1987.
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Served with United States Navy, 1965-1968. Member American Medical Association, American Economic Association, American Society Association Executives, International Atlantic Economic Society (founder, executive vice president, managing editor Atlantic Economic journal since 1973), European Economic Association, Allied Social Sciences Association (chairman executive conferences 1982-1984), Western Economics Association, Western Economic Association, Southern Economics Association, Media Club (St. Louis).
Married Katherine Sue Ulmrich, September 6, 1980 (divorced 1979). 1 child, Debra Marie.