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Ralph Ancil

Ralph AncilOffice Phone: 724-847-6612
reancil@geneva.edu

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Economics

Degrees Received

  • Ph.D., Michigan State University
  • M.S., Michigan State University
  • B.A., Grand Valley State University

Courses Taught

  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
  • History of Economic Thought
  • Comparative Economic Systems
  • Money, Credit and Banking
  • Managerial Economics (MBA)

Publications

  • “The Ideology of Growth and Self-Interest,”  in The Culture of Immodesty in American Life and Politics: The Modest Republic (Palgrave, 2013).
  • “Wilhelm Roepke and the Liberal Ideal” in The Imaginative Conservative (March 24, 2013).
  • “The Economy of the Tao: Wendell Berry and Economic Health,” in The Imaginative Conservative (December 30, 2012).
  • “Questioning the Margin: Using Averages and an Extended Break-Even Analysis to Find Optimal Solutions” in the Pennsylvania Economic Review (Fall, 2011).
  • “Humane Economy vs. Economism” in Humanitas (forthcoming).

Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Pennsylvania Economic Association.

 

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