Herrington Bryce

Herrington Bryce

Life of Virginia Professor, Emeritus

Area: Economics & Finance
CV: {{https://mason.wm.edu/faculty/documents/bryce_2021_cv.pdf, PDF}}


Herrington J. Bryce is Life of Virginia Professor of Business at William & Mary. Bryce holds a Ph.D. in economics from the Maxwell School, Syracuse University, a B.A. degree from Minnesota State University, and the CLU and ChFC designations in the insurance and financial planning and services profession.

Previously he served as a member of the Treasury Board of the State of Virginia, which issues Tax-exempt bonds and oversees cash management and custodial policies for state depositories. He also served as president of the National Policy Institute, president of the Carlogh Corporation, vice president of the National Academy or State and Local Governments, director of Research for the Joint Center for Political Economic Studies, and senior economist at the Urban Institute.

He was a fellow at the Institute of Politics at Harvard University, and economic policy fellow at the Brookings Institution, and a NATO fellow in Belgium. He has taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Maryland, and Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts.

He is author or editor of several books and articles, including op-ed pieces for the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and the National Employment Weekly. He was the writer-editor of the Not-for-Profit Financial Strategies, a newsletter for CFOs, CEOs, J.D.s, and CPAs published by Harcourt Brace. He has also authored "Financial and Strategic Management for Nonprofit Organizations" and "Planning Smaller Cities." Bryce teaches corporate financial strategy, corporate cost and profit-planning, and nonprofit finance and management.

Areas of Interest/Expertise
  • Corporate Finance
  • Cost and Risk Management
  • Non-profit Finance and Strategic Management
  • Urban Investment and Public Finance
  • Personal Finance