Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Felix K. Rioja

Associate Professor and Scott and Marjorie Cowen Chair - Econoimcs

Contact Info
504-862-8354

Department Affiliation
Economics

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Economics, Arizona State University, 1997
  • M.A., Economics, University of Virginia, 1992
  • B.S., Economics, James Madison University, 1989

Academic Experience

  • Associate Professor, Tulane University, 2018-
  • Associate Professor, Georgia State University, 2004 – 2018
  • Assistant Professor, Georgia State University, 1997 – 2004

Research & Teaching Specializations: Macroeconomics, Latin American Development Economics

Selected Publications

  • 2017. Fiscal position and the financing of productive government expenditures: An application to Latin American,” Journal of Economic Policy Reform, 20(2): 113-135.

  • 2014. “Productivity, Structural Change, and Latin American Development,” _Review of Development Economics, 18(3): 610-624.
  • 2009. “Financial Development and the Distribution of Income in Latin American and the Caribbean,” Well-Being and Social Policy, 5(1): 1-18.
  • 2001. “Growth, Welfare and Public Infrastructure: A General Equilibrium Analysis of Latin
    American Economies” _Journal of Economic Development, 26(2): 119-130.
  • Recently Taught Latin American-Related Courses:* Global Economic Systems (EDB 9060), Global Economics (ECON 2100), Macroeconoimc Analysis I and II (ECON 9020, 9040), International Finance (ECON 4810).

Full CV or Website
Department biography
:Curriculum Vitae”:https://liberalarts.tulane.edu/sites/liberalarts.tulane.edu/files/rioja.pdf

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