Marc von der Ruhr
Professor of Economics
B.S., Marquette University
M.S., Marquette University
Ph.D., Indiana University
Marc was born in Paris, France and became a U.S. citizen in 1976. His teaching interests focus on the interdisciplinary and applied nature of economics, especially with regard to international issues.
His research complements his teaching interests and has been published in various academic journals. Presently, his research focuses on foreign direct investment and its financing, as well as the economics of religion.
Marc's hobbies include biking, running and playing guitar. He enjoys breaking up his workdays with brief workouts that include running regressions and jumping to conclusions.Courses
ECON 101 Principles of Macroeconomics
ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics
ECON 251 Intermediate Macroeconomics
ECON 325 Introduction to Econometrics
ECON 326 Advanced Applied Econometrics
ECON 376 International Trade
ECON 357 Economics of Globalization