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Jason Davis


Experience and Interests

Teaching Experience

  • Professor, UW-Stevens Point (Assistant 2002-2008, Associate 2008-2015, Full 2015-present)
  • Adjunct Instructor, Michigan State University (Summer 1996, Summer 1997, Summer 1998, Spring 2002)
  • Adjunct Instructor, Alma College (1999-2001)

Research Interests

  • Health Care Finance
  • Environmental Economics



  • China Internship Faculty Leader (Summer 2019)
  • London Internship Faculty Co-Leader (Spring 2015)

Professional Memberships

  • Wisconsin Economics Association (2003-present)
  • Academy of Business Economics (2004-present)

Presentations and Publications


  • Davis, J. (2014). Public Health Insurance Expansions for Parents: Evidence from Wisconsin. International Journal of Economics & Social Science, v3.

Fun Facts

Last book you read?

A Beautiful Mind

Best advice you ever received?

It’s OK to fail. Learn from it and keep moving forward.

What did you want to be when you were growing up?

Downhill ski racer

Favorite Quote?

In the long run, we’re all dead. John Maynard Keynes

One thing about your school that you are most proud of?

We are a very collegial department. We have disagreements in meetings, but are still able to enjoy a meal or other social event afterward.

What do you enjoy most about teaching?

Interacting with my students as we learn from each other.

A piece of advice for students in your school?

Get involved. Attend classes ready to learn and ask questions.

Jason Davis
Coordinator - Economics Area
Professor - Economics

314 College of Professional Studies


Ph.D. in Economics
Michigan State University, 2002

M.A. in Economics
Michigan State University, 1996

B.A. in Economics and Management
Albion College, 1992