Faculty Profile

Mike Clark PhD

Associate Professor; Director of the Center for Business and Economic Research

Michael W. Clark is the Interim Director of the Center for Business and Economic Research and an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business and Economics. He earned a B.A. in Management and an M.S. and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Kentucky. Prior to coming to UK, Dr. Clark was the Chief Economist for the Kentucky Legislative Research Commission. He conducts applied economic and policy research focusing on labor, health, economic development issues. His work has been published in the Journal of Labor Research. He has conducted research for various Kentucky state agencies including the Department of Public Health, the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, and the Department of Income Support.

Contact Information

Department: Economics
Email: MWCLAR00@uky.edu
Office: 225M

Education

PHD, Univ Of Kentucky, 1996
MS, Univ Of Kentucky, 1993