Faculty Bio

Dustin Frye

Assistant Professor of Economics

Dustin Frye is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Vassar College. He received his PhD from the University of Colorado, Boulder in 2015. Professor Frye's primary research interests are in urban economics, development economics, and economic history. His current work considers two general themes: the importance of transportation networks for location choices of individuals and firms, and the role of institutions on economic development across Native American reservations.

Professor Frye teaches courses in Urban Economics and the Development of the American Economy.