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MacDonald, Maurice
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Kansas State University
312 Justin Hall
1324 Lovers Lane
Manhattan, KS 66506-1403

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Family & Community Services - Instructor


Maurice MacDonald is professor of personal financial planning in the College of Human Ecology at Kansas State University. His scholarship in family economics spans from measures of personal and family economic well-being and income adequacy to intergenerational wealth transfer and the economic status of children, college students and the oldest old.

MacDonald has received research grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Child Health and Development, National Institute of Mental Health and the National Institute on Aging. His work has also won him several awards for teaching, administration and research. 


Ph.D. in Economics, University of Michigan, 1974
A.M. in Economics, University of Michigan, 1971
A.B. in Economics, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1969
A.A., Modesto Junior College, 1967