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Patricia Ramirez

Clinical Assistant Professor
Economics

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Office:CPCOM 430F
Mailing Address:
Main Campus
PO BOX 879801
Tempe, AZ 85287-9801

Phone: 480-965-0542
Fax: 480-965-0748
Email: patricia.ramirez@asu.edu
Patricia Ramirez

Job Title(s)
Clinical Assistant Professor

Courses Teaching:

Fall 2015- ECN 212- Microeconomic Principles (SLN 70904, 76794, 74607)

Spring 2016- ECN 212- Microeconomic Principles


EDUCATION
Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Ph.D. August 1999, Arizona State University, Tempe

Dissertation:  FOMC Days and Exchange Rate Dynamics

Master of Science in Economics, M.S., May 1996, Arizona State University, Tempe

Licenciatura en Economía December 1990, Pontificia Universidad Católica Boliviana, La Paz, Bolivia

Tesis: Análisis de los Determinantes del Tipo de Cambio Real en Bolivia


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE             

American Express, International Risk Management

Sep 1999 – Apr 2014 Director Global Network Services, Decision Science Fraud Risk Management

TEACHING EXPERIENCE            

Arizona State University, Department of Economics, Jan 1996 – May 2000, Economics Instructor

Courses taught: Microeconomic Principles (Fall 1999), Macroeconomic Principles (Spring 1999), International Trade (Fall 1998), and Intermediate Microeconomics (Spring 1998)

Universidad Catolica Boliviana, Departmento de Economia, Sep 1990 – May 1992, Economics Instructor

Courses taught: Intermediate Macroeconomics (Spring 1992), Money and Banking (Fall 1991) Principles of Economics (Spring 1991), Principles of Economics (Fall 1990)


RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Arizona State University, Department of Economics, Jan 1996 – May 2000, Research / Teaching Assistant

Performed empirical economic analysis on various topics dealing with international markets, as part of joint research activities with tenured professors

Instituto de Investigaciones Socio-Económicas (IISEC), La Paz, Bolivia, Mar 1990 – Jul 1992, Senior Research Economic Analyst

Responsible for conducting quantitative empirical research on a variety of economic and financial issues, with emphasis on Latin American economies


PUBLICATIONS

FOMC Days and the Exchange Rate Dynamics”, Working Paper, W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, Tempe, 2000

“Testing the Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) Hypothesis: A Co-integration Analysis for Bolivia, Mimeo, W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, Tempe, Spring 1997

“The Long-Run Determinants of the Real Exchange Rate” , in La Experiencia Boliviana durante el periodo de Post-Estabilizacion, J.A. Morales editor, La Paz, Bolivia, January 1993 

“Inversión y crecimiento Económico en Bolivia. Documento de trabajo #05/92. IISEC, Universidad Católica Boliviana, La Paz, Bolivia, July 1992

“The Determinants of Investment during the Post-Stabilization Period in Bolivia”, Working Paper IISEC, Universidad Católica Boliviana, La Paz, Bolivia June 1992


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ECN 212 - Microeconomic Principles
Basic microeconomic analysis. Theory of exchange and production, including the theory of the firm.

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