Tammie J. Fischer was the director of the Center of Economic Education from 1992 to 2016. Her research interests include economic education, economics of education and curriculum and instruction. During her time as director of the Center of Economic Education, Fisher developed and taught several undergraduate and graduate-level economics courses and workshops. Fischer is an expert on economics and entrepreneurship curriculum for middle school students.
A widely published researcher, Sam Allgood studies economic education, the efficiency of taxation, and CEO turnover and compensation. He also researches labor economics, including age discrimination, and microeconomics.