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Daniel Sutter

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dsutter@troy.edu 956-665-2494

Daniel Sutter is Affiliated Senior Scholar at the Mercatus Center and Professor of Economics at the Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy at Troy University.

A nationally recognized authority on the economics of weather, Professor Sutter has published in top journals in both the social and natural sciences including Applied Economics, the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, Public Choice, Economics and Wind, Weather and Forecasting, Natural Hazards Review, the American Journal of Economics and Sociology, and the Journal of Regulatory Economics. He has been awarded fellowships and grants by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction, and the National Science Foundation (NSF) for his research.

 Professor Sutter earned his PhD in economics from George Mason University.

Recent Articles and Publications

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January 4, 2022
By Daniel Sutter
College football and economics share much in common.
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December 24, 2021
By Daniel Sutter
Everyone’s time is valuable, and the value of my time was my opportunity cost.  I could have done economist work, like consulting, during the two hours I spent on the roof. 
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December 23, 2021
By Daniel Sutter
Nominees for government office should be automatically disqualified if they envision radical institutional changes for the office they intend to run.
December 20, 2021
By Daniel Sutter
The novel approach of the University of Austin shows the great potential for school reform - an academic institution designed to embrace the pursuit of truth, regardless of ideology.
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