Areas of Expertise
International Economics, Applied Econometrics, Political Economy
Ph.D., Economics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012.
M.A., Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2002.
B.A., Economics and Political Science, Stetson University, 1999.
Russell joined the Coggin College of Business as a full-time faculty member in 2014. Previously he taught economics as a visiting faculty member at UNF, Stetson University (DeLand, FL) and Elon University (Elon, NC). Russell's primary research interests are in international trade, development, and finance, with special focus on the political economy of U.S. trade policy, trade in Africa, and the emergence of China. Russell regularly teaches courses in international economics, microeconomic theory, and statistics.
Phi Beta Kappa
Omicron Delta Epsilon (Economics Honorary)
Pi Sigma Alpha (Political Science Honorary)
American Economic Association
International Atlantic Economic Society
Academy of Economics and Finance
National Economics Teaching Association
Publications & Presentations