Victor A. Matheson


Economics and Accounting
Environmental Studies

Ph.D., University of Minnesota


Fields: Sports Economics, Lotteries and Gambling, Forensic Economics, Environmental and Energy Economics

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Office Phone: 508-793-2649
Office: Stein 536
PO Box:157A
Office Hours (Spring 2019): MWF 11-12, 1-2, TTh 10-12

Research Interests

  • Sports economics, lotteries and gaming, environmental and energy economics, and forensic economics.


Selected Publications


Professional Service

  • Editor, Journal of Sports Economics
  • President, North American Association of Sports Economists
  • Editorial Board, International Journal of Sport Finance
  • Editorial Board, Eastern Economic Journal


Selected Media Appearances

FreakonomicsNew York Times, National Public Radio, Washington Post, USA Today, Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, The Economist, Omaha Herald,