Rob Lemke

Second Vice President
Lake Forest College

Rob Lemke is Professor of Economics at Lake Forest College.  He received his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin–Madison and his B.A. from Saint Olaf College.  His teaching interests include industrial organization, labor, econometrics, and mathematical economics.  While at Lake Forest College he has involved undergraduate students as coauthors in much of his research–most recently when writing on education policy, immigration, the regulation of food, and the economics of baseball.  His research has appeared in the Journal of Public Economics, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of Sports Economics, Journal of Consumer Affairs, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Social Choice and Welfare, Theory and Decision, Journal of Industrial Organization Education, and Contemporary Economic Policy among others.  He has given several invited talks including at Surrey University in Guildford, England and Waseda University in Tokyo, Japan.