Senior Associate Dean A.B. Freeman School of Business
●University of California at Santa Barbara, Ph.D. in Economics
●University of California at Santa Barbara, M.A. in Economics
●California State University at San Jose. B.A. in Liberal Studies
Professor Paul A. Spindt serves the Freeman school in multiple capacities in his roles as a professor and as an associate dean. He has been instrumental in expanding the Freeman Schools reputation and influence,including founding the Ph.D. program in Latin America.Professor Spindt has a long and influential professional background working with the Federal Reserve System. He has been with Tulane since 1990, where he consistently brings his real-world experience into the classroom.
Before joining Tulane, Professor Spindt worked in Washington D.C. for the Federal Reserve Board.There, he began working with abstract economic concepts and eventually became more engaged in capitalmarkets and banks, interested in looking at institutions and how they operate. This led him to his work with financial economics, and he has since shared his background with students.