The Brookings Institution publishes a commentary co-authored by Cem Karayalcin, Professor of Economics at FIU, and Harun Onder, Senior Economist at World Bank (who is also a FIU economics Ph.D. alumni). The commentary, titled “Coping with climate shocks: Ecosystems versus economic systems”, can be accessed here.
Four out of the five US metro areas with the lowest unemployment are in Florida. A CNN article featured one of our faculty, Dr. Mihaela Pintea, Associate Professor and Chairperson of Department of Economics, expressing some thoughts on this matter. The news link is here.
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) will host its second annual HSI Conference and Career Expo October 18-20, 2022. Events on October 18-19 will be virtual and those on October 20 will take place at the Biscayne Bay Campus at FIU. This is a great opportunity for students to learn more about opportunities with […]
LACC is pleased to welcome our new Director, Dr. Anthony Pereira. He joins FIU from his previous appointment at King’s College London as Professor and Founding Director of the Brazil Institute. Dr. Pereira’s research interests include authoritarianism and democracy, human rights, public security policy, environmental issues, and international relations in Latin America and the Caribbean. […]
Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs 2021-2022 Dorothea Green Fellowship Award The Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs is pleased to announce the 2021-2022 competition for research awards for tenured faculty members at the Associate and Full levels in Green School departments and programs. Faculty meeting these eligibility criteria are […]
The Steven J. Green School of International & Public Affairs recently hosted an honorary lunch for the Consular Corps of Miami in recognition of the group’s integral role in advancing diplomacy in the South Florida region. Dean John F. Stack Jr. opened the event by acknowledging the destruction and lives lost after Hurricane Dorian […]
Hurricane Dorian struck the northern Bahamas as a Category 5 hurricane and stalled over the Abaco Islands and Grand Bahama Island for two days. The storm destroyed more than 10,000 homes, wiping out everything in its path. At least 20 people have died and the death toll is expected to rise. FIU’s Kimberly Green Latin […]