Tom Fullerton (U Texas- El Paso), Alberto Davila (U Texas-Pan American)

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 7:00 pm
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Thomas Fullerton, Alberto DavillaEconomics Alumni Forum

Location: Richard and Joan Stark Lecture Hall, 1148 Gerdin Business Building

Description: Tom Fullerton (Univ. of Texas-El Paso), Alberto Davila (Univ. of Texas-Pan American)
Panel: "Free Trade and Business at the Border"

This is the first of our alumni panels. Tom received his Master’s degree here (1984) and then went on to get his MBA at Wharton and PhD at U Florida. Alberto received his MS (1979) and PhD (1982) at ISU. We will have a reception afterward. Please make this available to students.

Tom will be here Wednesday and Thursday during the day and can visit classrooms.  He has primary interest in business and managerial economics and border trade. His most cited work includes cross border trade, maquiladora employment, prices of traded and untraded goods (restaurant prices on either side of the border) and labor.