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Meet our Professors: Dr. Ryan Lee, Economics

Dr. Ryan Lee

Ryan Lee, PhD, assistant professor of the economics program at the University of La Verne, discusses how economists make the world a better place through the allocation of society’s resources.

“The reason to attend higher education … is it makes you a better person.” – Ryan Lee, PhD. Assistant Professor of Economics.

Ryan Lee, PhD. is an Assistant Professor of Economics in the College of Business that tackles how economics, in it’s best efforts, attempts to make the world a better place. Through allocation of resources, governments trying improve society, and more, economic makes up the world we live in. 

Through the lens of an economist, sharpening professional skills and while growing into your personality with like minded people sets up students for a successful academic career. Which in turn, provides the students with the skills to get amazing jobs that benefit the economy.

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