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Thomas Nesslein

Thomas Nesslein

Associate Professor
MAC B308
Public & Environmental Affairs

Fields of Interest

Political economy of the capitalist welfare state, especially relating to urban and housing policy issues.


Dr. Nesslein is the author of more than two dozen articles and book reviews published in Urban Studies, Kyklos, Journal of Regional Science, Urban Affairs Quarterly, Scandinavian Housing and Planning Research, the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, the Encyclopedia of Housing, and Scandinavian Studies. In 1987 Dr. Nesslein received the Donald Robertson Memorial Prize for the best article published in Urban Studies during that year, and the following year he received a similar award for the best scholarly article in Scandinavian Housing and Planning Research.


Ph.D., Economics, University of Washington
M.A., Economics, University of Missouri
International Graduate School, University of Stockholm 1975-76

Courses Taught

Macroeconomics, Managerial Economics, International Economics