Dr. Matthew J. Cushing is currently a professor of economics at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and the faculty advisor of the Economic Graduate Student Association. He received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Virginia in 1985. His research and teaching focus is in macroeconomics, applied time series and forensic economics.
Dr. Cushing’s research has been published in a variety of journals including the American Economic Review, Economic Inquiry, International Economic Review, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics and the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. He is also a current member of the Western Economic Association and the American Economic Association.