Andrew W. Nutting returns to Hamilton as a visiting assistant professor of economics, having previously taught at Hamilton from 2006-08. From 2008-13, he taught at the University of Idaho, where he was a tenured associate professor of economics in 2012-13. Originally from Seattle, Nutting earned his bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Notre Dame (1999) and both his M.A. (2003) and Ph.D. in economics (2005) from Cornell University. His research interests include labor economics, the economics of education, and law and economics, and his papers have been published in such journals as Economics of Education Review, Economic Inquiry, and Education Economics.