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Andrew J Cassey

Associate Professor


  • Cassey, Andrew J. and Ben O. Smith 2014. “Simulating Confidence for the Ellison-Glaeser Index” Journal of Urban Economics 81(1): 85–103.
  • Cassey, Andrew J. 2014. “The Location of U.S. States’ Overseas Offices” Review of International Economics 22(2): 310–325.
  • Cassey, Andrew J. and Katherine Schmeiser 2013. “The Agglomeration of Exporters By Destination” Annals of Regional Science 51(2): 495–513.
  • Cassey, Andrew J.  2012. “California’s Exports and the 2004 Overseas Office Closures”Economic Inquiry, 50(3): 641–651.


  • 2008:  Ph.D. Economics, University of Minnesota
  • 2005:  M.A. Economics, University of Minnesota
  • 2002:  B.S. (summa cum laude) Economics, The Ohio State University.


  • School of Economic Sciences, Washington State University
    • 2014–present: Associate Professor
    • 2008–2014: Assistant Professor and Extension Economist
  • Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, 2016
  • Visiting Scholar, Globalization and Monetary Policy Institute, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, 2010


  • International Trade
  • Industrial Organization
  • Regional Economics
  • Growth and Development


  • Special Sworn Status, Center for Economic Studies – Seattle RDC, U.S. Census Bureau, 2013–2016, “Understanding Informational Barriers to Trade Using Scope of Exported Products and U.S. State Exporting Promotion Programs”
  • Springer Award for Best Paper by early career scholar at WRSA 51st Annual Conference, 2012
  • 2011–2013: Washington Community and Economic Development Board  “Export Assistance Program” $160,786 with Tom Marsh, subgrant under WSU Small Business Development Center.
  • 2007:  Walter W. Heller Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Economics, University of Minnesota.



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