Matt A Nelson

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • B.A. with Honors: History, Economics, University of Minnesota Morris, Morris, MN, 2010.

Curriculum Vitae


  • U.S. Nineteenth Century History
  • U.S. Census
  • Rural History
  • Quantitative History
  • US Economic History
  • Historical Demography
Research & Professional Activities


  • Kin and Social Networks in Nineteenth Century Midwestern Agriculture :
  • Child Poverty during the Great Recession:
  • Compulsory Education During the Progressive Era:
  • Scholar of the College, University of Minnesota Morris
  • Ted Underwood Memorial Award in History, University of Minnesota Morris
  • Chris Berg Memorial Award in Economics, University of Minnesota Morris