Richard Haskell, PhD

Richard E. Haskell, Sr. is an Associate Professor of Finance in the Bill & Vieve Gore School of Business at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah.  He also holds faculty and research  appointments in the Department of Economics at the University of Utah, and is a retired business owner.  His research agenda includes explorations into valuation modeling (discounted cash flows, multiples) in corporate finance,and the higher education and labor market effects of innovations in public education.

Haskell holds the 2017-2018 Oustanding Advisor Award, Outstanding Service Award, and 2016-2017 Excellence in Teaching Award from Westminster College, and has received generous research support from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in support of education and entrepreneurship studies.  He has also been awarded the Marriner S. Eccles Graduate Fellowship in Political Economy (2014), Herbert W. Gustafson Graduate Fellowship (2013), Jewell J. Rasmussen Doctoral Research Grant for 2013 and 2014.  He also received an Honorable Mention for the Stockham Medal for Conspicuously Effective Teaching (2015).

Haskell holds a PhD and MS  in Economics from the University of Utah, and BS in Family Financial Planning and Counseling from Brigham Young University.  Though clearly passionate about the disciplines of finance and economics, his true passions are his wife, children and grandchildren.

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