The Green School’s Václav Havel Program for Human Rights and Democracy teamed up with Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation and the Czech Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes to host a seminar on totalitarianism in Washington, D.C. “The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation hosted a seminar on totalitarianism, on May 24th at the Victims […]
In the post-Cold War era, there was never as much interest in and focus on NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) until Russia invaded Ukraine in February 2022 – the most serious military conflict in Europe since World War II. That historic development was amplified in comments by a top-ranking NATO official at a recent event […]
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.
Students are a university’s reason for being – and four faculty in the Steven J. Green School of International & Public Affairs were recently honored for the excellent teaching they deliver. The FIU Office of Faculty Leadership and Success recently announced the inaugural Rewarding Excellence in Teaching Incentives (RETI) award recipients, including these Green School […]
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.
A recent paper by Dr. Abu Shonchoy, Associate Professor of Economics, and his co-authors received an honorable mention at the ADB–IEA Innovative Policy Research Award 2023. The announcement of the award is available in the following link.
Dr. Hakan Yilmazkuday, Professor of Economics, was interviewed by FIU News for the newly introduced FIU Discovery. FIU Discovery, is a search portal that connects researchers within the university and across the world, and provides an integrated view of FIU faculty’s works, findings, digital research profiles and accomplishments. The interview link is here.
Congratulations to our FIU students for coming out on top in the STATEWIDE Japanese speech, skit, and manga contest held at the University of Miami on April 1st, 2023. In addition, we are happy to announce the students who received the Japanese National Honors from AFTJ (Association for Florida Teachers of Japanese) this Spring 2023! […]