Ken Brown

Ken Brown

Department Head

Academic Interests

  • Applied Econometrics
  • Hedonic Pricing Analysis
  • Teaching Economics to undergraduates

Top Scholarly Accomplishments

  • Iowa Board of Regents Award for Faculty Excellence
  • 18 publications

Previous Experience

  • 20 years at University of Northern Iowa
  • Manager of supply chain analysis at Unity Health in St. Louis
  • Manage of economic analysis at Southwestern Bell Corporation


St. Louis, MO


  • Reading
  • Video games
  • Watching TV

Future Goals and Aspirations

To lead the MSU Economics Department forward to provide the best undergraduate economics program in Missouri.

Life Outside the University

Spending time with my wife and two kids.


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