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Patricia Kuzyk

Assistant Professor

EDUCATION

  • PhD Economics, Temple University 1990

FIELDS OF INTEREST

  • Institutional Economics, Pedagogy

EMPLOYMENT

PositionLocationDuration
Assistant ProfessorWashington State University (non-tenure track)1993-present
LecturerUniversity of Idaho1992-1993
LecturerWashington State University1991
InstructorTemple UniversityJanuary, 1990-May, 1990
InstructorPennsylvania State University1982-1986
InstructorImmaculata CollegeSummers of 1983 and 1984

TEACHING ASSIGNMENTS

  • Honors Econ (198) and Principles of Macroeconomics (102)

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Smith, Ben O., White, Dustin R., Kuzyk, Patricia C., and Tierney, James E., (2017) “Improved grade outcomes with an e-mailed “grade nudge,” Journal of Economic Education, Volume 49, 2018 – Issue 1. Pages 1-7 | Published online: 28 Nov 2017.
  •  Kuzyk, Patricia, Wayne Joerding, Brian Ironside, and Alireza Mansoori, 2008. “Labor Market Simulation Software for Very Large Classes,” Perspectives on Economic Education Research (PEER) 3(1):17-31.
  • Kuzyk, Patricia and Jill J. McCluskey, 2006. “The Political Economy of the Media:Coverage of the U.S.-Canadian Lumber Trade Dispute,” World Economy 29(5): 637-654.
  • Kuzyk, Patricia, Jill J. McCluskey, and Susan D. Ross, 2005. “Testing a Political Economic Theory of the Media: How Were Steel Tariffs Covered?” Social Science Quarterly 86(4):812-825.
  • Kuzyk, Patricia, Wayne Joerding, and Brian Ironside, (2004) “Double Auction Market Simulation Software for Very Large Classes,” Journal of Economic Education. 35(3): 284- 289.
  • Complete set of Case Studies to accompany Parkin’s Economics, seventh edition.

HONORS AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Honors Faculty Award, 2017
  • WSU Distinguished Teaching Award, University College Teaching Academy, 2011.

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CONTACT INFO

E-mail address:
pkuzyk@wsu.edu
Office Location:
Hulbert 111F
Office Phone:
(509) 335-4391

Office Hours:

EconS 102 and EconS 198:
Tuesdays, 3:00-4:00
Wed, 12:30-2:30,
Thursdays, 3:00 – 4:30 or by appointment
(schedule appointments by email).