Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Phone: (919) 515-4535
Office Address: 4344 Nelson Hall
Dr. Fackler is a professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics at NC State. His research has focused on agricultural price analysis,futures and options markets, risk assessment and management, and computational economics. Dr. Fackler has published a widely cited book, Applied Computational Economics and Finance, with Mario Miranda which presents a variety of computational methods used to solve dynamic problems in economics and finance. Recently he has shifted his focus to the application of dynamic optimization theory to problems in environmental and resource economics including land use and conservation, control of greenhouse gases and optimal resource extraction and harvesting. Dr. Fackler teaches graduate courses in derivatives and computational methods in economics.