David "Mitch" Mitchell

David Mitchell

Associate Professor of Economics


COB 211G

(501) 852-0665

Bio: Dr. Mitchell earned his B.S. and M.A. in economics from Clemson University. He took his Ph.D. from George Mason University. While at George Mason he had the pleasure of studying under two Nobel Laureates: James Buchanan and Vernon Smith. Prior to earning his Ph.D., he worked in the insurance industry in both the US and Germany. Prior to teaching at UCA he taught at St. Mary’s College of California, Washington and Lee University, and the University of South Alabama. At the University of Central Arkansas, Dr. Mitchell teaches Principles of Economics, Public Finance, and Econometrics. His research interests are in the economics of state-level public finance, experimental economics, and entrepreneurship. His publications include the Southern Economic Journal, the Journal of Small Business Management, and the American Journal of Managed Care.

He is also the Director of ACRE (Arkansas Center for Research in Economics)

ECON 2321 — Principles of Microeconomics