On Wed., March 20, 2019, Prof. Andrea Bubula will be our guest speaker & visiting Columbia professor (courtesy of Columbia Alumni Association).
His talk will focus on "An Economic Analysis of the Trade Wars." The ongoing trade tensions between the U.S. and China may have significant implications on the global economy. Professor Bubula will discuss the economics behind the causes and effects of the trade war, with a particular focus on the U.S. economy.
Andrea Bubula is Senior Lecturer in the Discipline of International and Public Affairs at Columbia Univ. Prof. Bubula teaches the Economic Analysis for International Affairs core course. His expertise is in applied open-economy macroeconomics and finance. His research focuses on the choice of the exchange rate regime and nominal anchor across countries and over time. He has also examined the determinants of interest rate differentials in developing countries.
Dr. Bubula earned his PhD in economics from Columbia University in 2004 and holds a 'Laurea' and 'Dottorato di Ricerca' from Universita' di Roma, La Sapienza. He has worked at the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and was a Fellow of International Affairs at Yale University.
In 2008 he received the Columbia University Presidential Award for Outstanding Teaching.
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