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Patten P. Mahler

Associate Professor of Economics and Business

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BS: Physics, Davidson College
MA: Economics, Duke University
MS: Strategic Management, Indiana University 
PhD: Economics, University of Virginia.


Patten Mahler joined Centre in 2014, and is associate professor of economics and business. In 2021, she received a Kirk Award for excellence in teaching. Her fields of interest include economics of education, labor economics, and public economics. She received a B.S. in physics from Davidson College, an M.A. in economics from Duke University, and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Virginia.


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