ORSP Research Forum

ORSP Research Forum
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 16:00 - 18:00

Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Tom Fullerton, Professor & Trade in the Americas Chair
Department of Economics & Finance

“Border Economics and Beyond”

Tom Fullerton is a Professor of Economics in the College of Business Administration at the University of Texas at El Paso where he also holds the Chair for the Study of Trade in the Americas and directs the Border Region Modeling Project. He holds degrees from UTEP, Iowa State University, Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and University of Florida. Prior to joining UTEP, Fullerton was Senior Economist at the University of Florida Bureau of Economic & Business Research, International Economist with Wharton Econometrics in Philadelphia, Economist in the Executive Office of the Governor of Idaho, and Associate Economist at El Paso Electric Company. Fullerton has been a Visiting Professor at Helsinki School of Economics in Finland, Monterrey Institute of Technology in Mexico, Colegio de la Frontera Norte in Tijuana, and Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez. His analysis has been cited in articles appearing in Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, Barron’s, USA Today, Investor’s Business Daily, Bloomberg Business, and U.S. News & World Report. He has also appeared on national newscasts aired by ABC, CNN, FOX, PBS News Hour, National Public Radio, Bloomberg Radio, and Sirius XM Business Radio. His research has been published in academic journals in North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa, and Australia.

Research Forums provide an opportunity to recognize the recent achievement of researchers on campus as well as feature a distinguished UTEP researcher discussing his/her research experiences and findings with the university community. The Vice President for Research invites you to join the faculty, students, alumni, and staff in discussing important and timely research topics to stimulate further investigation in advancing our collective knowledge.
Please RSVP to https://www.universe.com/researchforumbeab

Event Location: 
Tomás Rivera Conference Center, Union East Building