Edwin J. Faulkner Professor of Economics
Ph.D. in Economics, University of Georgia, 1993
B.A. in Economics and Political Science, University of Georgia, 1989
- Economic Education
- Labor Economics (wages, employment, working conditions, unions)
Dr. Sam Allgood received his Ph.D. from the University of Georgia in 1993. He has been with the University of Nebraska – Lincoln since 1994. Dr. Allgood is the Edwin J. Faulkner professor of economics, the current chair of the American Economic Association's Committee on Economic Education, and an associate editor of the Journal of Economic Education. His research includes economic education, the efficiency of taxation, and CEO turnover and compensation.
Dr. Allgood’s research has been published in the Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Business, Economic Inquiry, National Tax Journal, Journal of Corporate Finance, and the Journal of Economic Literature among others. He continues to enjoy teaching both introductory and Ph.D. level economics.