Dr. Mattson joined the College of Business in 2014. He received a B.A. in Economics, Mathematics, and Spanish from the University of Kansas, an M.A. in Economics from Southern Methodist University in 2007 and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Kansas in 2013. Dr. Mattson teaches Principles of Macroeconomics, Money and Banking, and Econometrics. His research on monetary aggregates has been published in Open Economies Review, Macroeconomic Dynamics, and Applied Economics Letters.