Paper by Mihaela Pintea (Associate Professor of Economics) with Andra Hiriscau (Assistant Teaching Professor at William & Mary, Ph.D. alumni of FIU) titled “Birth order, socioeconomic background and educational attainment” has been published in Education Economics. The paper can be accessed via this link. Highlights: -We examine whether educational attainment is affected by birth order, […]
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.
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.