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Rickey C. Kirkpatrick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5201

Scope and Content

The Rickey C. Kirkpatrick Papers contain information related Kirkpatrick's career. The papers include presentations, articles, papers and reports.

Dates

  • 1978-2001

Language

The materials are in English

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restriction. An appointment for research is recommended.

Biographical Note

Rickey C. Kirkpatrick received a Ph.D. in Economics from Tulane University in 1978. Kirkpatrick came to Appalachian State University in 1980 as an assistant professor of economics. In 1982 he was made associate professor of economics and director of the bureau of economic and business research. In 1995 he was appointed assistant dean for graduate studies and external programs of the John A. Walker College of Business at ASU. Before coming to ASU, he was a visiting instructor in economics at Tulane University and an instructor in economics at Xavier. Kirkpatrick's fields of expertise include microeconomic theory, international trade and finance, urban and regional economics, and statistics. He has been published in multiple journals, including "Review of Economics and Statistics and "Journal of Regional Science,' and co-authored a college textbook in economic forecasting. Kirkpatrick is now retired.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Abstract

Rickey C. Kirkpatrick came to Appalachian State University in 1980 as an assistant professor of economics. Throughout his career, he became an associate professor of economics, director of the bureau of economic and business research, and eventually assistant dean for graduate studies and external programs of the John A. Walker College of Business at ASU. Before coming to ASU, he was a visiting instructor in economics at Tulane University and an instructor in economics at Xavier. The Rickey C. Kirkpatrick Papers contain martials related to Kirkpatrick's career.

Arrangement

The Rickey C. Kirkpatrick Papers are divided into six series: Economic Impact Studies, Conferences and Workships, Statistical Studies and Ananlyses, Articles and Working Papers, Seminars and Other Presentations, and General Papers. Each series is arranged alphabetically. Arrangement was determined in 2002 at the time of donation.

Location note

C18.3.3

Acquistions Information

Donated by Rickey Kirkpatrick

Processing Information

Originally processed in 2002 by an unknown individual. In August 2011, Kelly R. Grimm encoded the finding aid in accordance with the way the collection was processed.
Title
UA.5201: Rickey C. Kirkpatrick Papers, 1978-2001
Status
Completed
Author
Kelly Grimm
Date
August 2011
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Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

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