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School of Economic Sciences | WSU Christopher Ambrose

CV (pdf)

Education

Research Interests

  • Health Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Industrial Organization

Publications

  • Ambrose, Christopher A., Cowan, Benjamin W., & Rosenman, Robert E. (2021). Geographical access to recreational marijuana. Contemporary Economic Policy, 1-30. https://doi.org/10.1111/coep.12518

Working Papers

  • “Local Access to Recreational Marijuana and Youth Substance Use”
  • “The Effects of Recreational Marijuana Laws on Opioid and Benzodiazepine Treatment Admissions”

Presentations

  • “Local Access to Recreational Marijuana and Youth Substance Use,” School of Economic Sciences Seminar, Washington State University, December 11, 2020.
  • “Local Access to Recreational Marijuana and Youth Substance Use,” Health Education Action Lab, Southern Utah University, July 15, 2020.
  • “Local Access to Recreational Marijuana and Youth Substance Use,” Western Economic Association International Virtual 95th Annual Conference, Denver, CO, June 29, 2020.
  • “Marijuana Access and Adult Use,” 8th Annual Conference of the American Society of Health Economists, Washington, DC, June 25, 2019. (poster)
  • “The Legalization of Recreational Cannabis and Adult Use,” Western Economic Association International 93rd Annual Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 29, 2018.

Teaching Experience

Instructor — Washington State University

  • EconS 320 — Money and Banking: Summer 2019, Spring 2020, Fall 2020 (online)
  • EconS 320 — Money and Banking: Spring 2019, Fall 2019 (in person)
  • EconS 102 — Fundamentals of Macroeconomics:  Fall 2017-Spring 2018 (online)

Teaching Assistant — Washington State University

  • EconS 512 — Econometrics II (Ph.D. level):  Fall 2018
  • EconS 323 — Labor Economics:  Spring 2016
  • EconS 305 — Intermediate Microeconomics Without Calculus:  Spring 2016
  • Tutor for Fundamentals of Micro/Macroeconomics:  Fall 2015

Research Experience

Research Assistant — Washington State University

  • Benjamin Cowan, Ph.D., Summer 2017, Summer 2018
  • Can Tian, Ph.D., Spring 2017
  • Jill McCluskey, Ph.D., Fall 2016

Scholarships and Awards

  • Robert E. Berney Endowed Fellowship, WSU: Spring 2021
  • Graduate Assistantship, WSU: Fall 2015-Fall 2020
  • Graduate and Professional Student Association Travel Grant, WSU: Summer 2019
  • CHERISH Scholarship, CHERISH: Spring 2018
  • Dean’s Scholarship, GU:  Fall 2011-Spring 2015

Skills

  • Computer: Stata, ArcGIS, LaTeX, Microsoft Office

References

Contact Info:

E-mail: christopher.ambrose@wsu.edu

Office Location:

Hulbert Hall 323B
School of Economic Sciences
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99164-6210