University of New Mexico
Phil Ganderton is a professor in the department of economics at University of New Mexico and is currently the senior associate dean in the college of arts and sciences. He completed his undergraduate and master's degrees in economics from the University of Western Australia and his PhD in economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Ganderton teaches and researches in the fields of public finance, personal investing, risk management, and the evaluation of public policies. He has published on investing in education, college choice, valuing environmental amenities, the contingent valuation method, water pricing, the economic costs of adolescent parenting, and most recently on risk management, mitigation and insurance.