Robert Nakosteen

Executive editor of MassBenchmarks and professor of economics, operations and information management

Business and economic forecasting, Economic Indicators analysis, The Economics of the European Union, The microeconometrics of labor markets, Demographic economics

Phone: (o) 413/545-5687

Email: nakosteen@som.umass.edu

Robert Nakosteen is known across Massachusetts as executive editor of MassBenchmarks, a quarterly economic journal published by the University of Massachusetts Donahue Institute in cooperation with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. He is an oft-cited expert on the Massachusetts economy, especially the business climate of Western Massachusetts and the Pioneer Valley.

He is also available to comment labor force participation, earnings and migration.