Visiting Faculty, Winter 2011
Marjolein van der Veen received a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She has been teaching economics courses at Bellevue College and Shoreline Community College in the Seattle area. In the past, she has taught at UMass-Amherst, UMass-Boston and Wellesley College, as well as in the Netherlands (from 2005-07). Her writing has been published in Class and Its Others and Rethinking Marxism, and she authored a Student Study Guide for the textbook Macroeconomics In Context. Her recent research interests include the 2008 economic crisis and alternatives to U.S.-style capitalism.