Robert Dolan
Professor of Economics
Profile
Grants and Fellowships
Croushore, Dean D., "Real-Time Data and the Consequences of Data Revisions," Sponsored by National Science Foundation, Federal, $180,000.00. (January 16, 2009 - April 21, 2009).
Awards
David Meade White Distinguished Teaching Fellow, Robins School of Business

Faculty Member of the Year, Richmond College Student Government Association
Presentations
Dolan C. Robert, Stevens L Jerry, Rationality, Predictable Irrationality, and Irrationality in Decisions Involving Fixed Cost, Academy of Business Education annual conference, Orlando, Florida

Dolan C. Robert, Stevens L Jerry, Do Varying Levels of Economic Education Mitigate Predictable Irrationality: A Logit Analysis, Academy of Business Education Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas

Dolan C. Robert, Dean H. David, , The Capstone Course in Economics, 2010 Western Economic Association Meeting, Portland, Oregon

Stevens L Jerry, Dolan C. Robert, Predictable irrationality: Does Economics Education, College Seasoning or Gender Matter?, Financial Education Association & Academy of Business Education Annual Meetings, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Dean H. David, Dolan C. Robert, Schmidt M Robert, Evaluating Public-Sector Vocational Rehabilitation in an Experimental Setting, 2009 Western Economic Association Meetings, Vancouver, British Coulumbia, Canada

Stevens L Jerry, Dolan C. Robert, Bias in Forecasting Errors: Do Analysts' Affilations Matter?, Western Economic Assocaition Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia

Dolan C. Robert, Stevens L Jerry, The Top-Down Student Managed Investment Fund: An Integration of Experiential Learning in Economics and Finance, Southern Finance Association 2008 Annual Meeting, Key West, Florida

Dolan C. Robert, Stevens L Jerry, "Bias, Efficiency, and Affiliation Effects in Professional Macroeconomic Forecasts," Southern Economics Association Annual Conference

Dolan C. Robert, Stevens L Jerry, "The Top-Down Student Managed Investment Fund: An Integration of Experiential Learning Programs in Finance and Econoics, Joint Financial Education and Academy of Business Education Meeting, Villanova, PA

Schmidt M Robert, Dean H. David, Dolan C. Robert, Evaluation of the Vocational Rehabilitation Program: What Do Alternative Selection-Bias Correction Techniques Reveal?, The 75th Annual Conference of the Southern Economics Association, Washington, DC

Dolan C. Robert, Stevens L Jerry, The FED Challenge Experience: Opportunities for Experiential Learning in Economics and Finance, Financial Education Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL
Memberships
American Statistical Association
Southern Economic Association
American Economic Association
Institutional Service
Economics Department

Student Org Advisor (Non-Professional Org), Economics students. (April 29, 2010).

Student Org Advisor (Non-Professional Org), Economics students. (April 6, 2010).

Program Coordinator, Economics Seminar Series. (August 2003 - May 2009).

Committee Chair, Recruiting Committee. (November 15, 2007 - March 15, 2008).

Other

Committee Member, Program committee member, 4th Annual CIRANO Workshop on Data Revision in Macroeconomic Forecasting and Policy, Montreal, October 2007., Member. (June 15, 2008 - October 10, 2008).

Committee Member, Program committee member, 3rd Annual CIRANO Workshop on Data Revision in Macroeconomic Forecasting and Policy, Montreal, October 2007., Member. (June 15, 2007 - October 5, 2007).

Professional

Tenure Reviewer for Another Institution, Tenure review committee. (September 1, 2011 - November 1, 2011).

Session Chair, Academy of Business Education 2010 Conference. (September 30, 2010).

Robins School of Business

Academic Council. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

Center for Active Business Education (CABE) Committee. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

Full Professors Committee. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

Strategic Planning Committee. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

Committee Member, Academic Council. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Committee Member, Center for Active Business Education (CABE) Committee. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Committee Member, Full Professors Committee. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Committee Member, Richmond Scholars Steering Committee. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Presenter at Experience Richmond Day, UR. (April 16, 2011).

Committee Member, Academic Council. (August 19, 2009 - May 10, 2010).

Committee Member, Full Professors Committee. (August 19, 2009 - May 10, 2010).

Committee Member, Strategic Planning Committee. (August 19, 2009 - May 10, 2010).

Committee Member, Robins School Graduate Council. (August 19, 2008 - May 11, 2009).

Committee Member, Strategic Planning Committee. (August 19, 2008 - May 11, 2009).

Committee Chair, Strategic Planning Committee. (January 1, 2007 - May 1, 2009).

University of Richmond

Arts and Sciences Academic Council. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

Committee Member, Arts and Sciences Academic Council. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Chairperson, University Faculty Council. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Attendee, Meeting, President's Office. (November 9, 2010).

Committee Member, University Faculty Council. (August 19, 2009 - May 10, 2010).

Committee Chair, RSB Dean Search Committee. (January 29, 2009 - April 23, 2010).

Presentation for Experience Richmond program, UR Admissions. (April 17, 2010).

Committee Member, Robins Scholars Steering Committee. (January 1, 2005 - October 15, 2009).

Committee Member, Richmond Scholars Steering Committee. (August 19, 2008 - May 11, 2009).

Committee Member, University Faculty Council. (August 19, 2008 - May 11, 2009).

interview for article, Alumni Magazine. (August 29, 2008 - September 15, 2008).

Liaison, Richmond Quest. (January 1, 2004 - May 1, 2007).
Selected Publications
Books

Robert C. Dolan, David H. Dean, Curricular and co-curricular aspects of the economics major at highly ranked schools, Internationa Handbook on Teaching and Learning Economics/Edward Elgar Press, 2012, 733-742

Articles

Robert C. Dolan, Jerry L Stevens, , Experiential Learning for Undergraduates in Economics and Finance: A True Top-Down Investment Fund, Journal of Financial Education, 2010, 120-136

Robert C. Dolan, Jerry L Stevens, Business Conditions and Economic Analysis: An Experiential Learning Program for Economics Students, Journal of Economic Education/Heldref Publications/, 2006, 10


Contact Information
369 Queally
(804) 289-8562
(804) 289-8878 (Fax)
Areas of Expertise
Public Economics
Macroeconomics
Microeconomics
Economics and Education
Benefit/Cost Analysis and Evaluation