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Travis Roach

Assistant Professor
Phone: (405) 974-5347

Biographical Info


Ph. D. in Economics, Texas Tech University
     Dissertation: Carbon Dioxide Emissions in the United States: Prospects and Policies
   Primary Fields: Environmental & Resource Economics, Industrial Organization & Game Theory, Labor Economics
 Secondary: Applied Econometrics, Economic Education, Public Finance


Noel, M. D., Roach, T. (2015) Regulated and Unregulated Substitutes: Aversion Effects of an Ethanol Mandate. Economic Inquiry, forthcoming (working paper)

Ginn, V., Roach, T. (2015) An Oil-Producing State’s Ability to Cope after a Regional Free Trade Agreement: The Case of Texas and NAFTA,The International Trade Journal, forthcoming

Roach, T. (2015) The Effect of the Production Tax Credit on Wind Energy Production in Deregulated Electricity MarketsEconomics Letters 127, 86-88.

Roach, T. (2014) Student Perceptions toward Flipped Learning: New Methods to Increase Interaction and Active Learning in EconomicsInternational Review of Economics Education, 17, 74-84

Roach, T. (2013) A Dynamic State-Level Analysis of Carbon Dioxide Emissions in the United StatesEnergy Policy, 59, 931-937

Roach, T. (2013) On the Nature and Causes of Carbon Dioxide Emissions in the United StatesApplied Economics Letters 20, 1023-1026

Roach, T. (2013) The Benefits of Asynchronous Discussion in a Hybrid Course: Evidence From a Large Enrollment Economics Course,Journal of Economics and Economic Education Research, Volume 15, no.2. (working paper version)


Travel Funding for Invited Lecture
University of Nottingham Business School in Ningbo China

Research Travel Awards provided by the Graduate School, Dept. of Economics

Teaching Effectiveness And Career enhancement (TEACH) Fellowship
Campus-wide competitive teaching fellowship for doctoral students

Arts and Humanities Graduate Research Conference
Best Panel Presentation

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