Assistant Professor of Economics
Professor De Vries has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Notre Dame. He teaches a variety of micro- and macro-economic courses at the principles and intermediate level. His research focuses on international economic institutions, such as the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. Professor De Vries also teaches in the Education Department and is coordinator of the First Year Seminar program. In addition to his teaching at Calvin, Professor De Vries spent four years teaching sixth grade at Oakdale Christian School. In his spare time, Professor DeVries is an avid fisherman.