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Robert P. Guttmann

Professor of Economics


Degrees

PHD, 1979, Thames Polytechnic; MA, 1974, Univ Wisconsin Madison; BA, 1972, Univ Vienna (Wein)


Bio

Specialization: Money and Banking, International Trade and Finance, European Economic Integration, History of Economic Thought.

Robert Guttmann, Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at Hofstra University, studied in Vienna (Austria) and the University of Wisconsin before obtaining his Ph.D. at the University of Greenwich in London in 1979. He won "Distinguished Teacher of the Year" awards at Hofstra in 1989, 2004 and 2012. He teaches International Economics, Monetary Economics, Economic Integration in the European Union, and Public Finance. Widely published in monetary theory as well as money and banking, his latest book is "Finance-Led Capitalism: Shadow Banking, Re-Regulation and the Future of Global Markets" (Palgrave, 2015).


Teaching Interests

international economics; European integration and EU; monetary economics; history of economic thought; public finance and fiscal policy.

Research Interests

monetary theory; financial instability; international monetary reform.

Recent Courses Taught

Course Title Level
ECO 001 PRINC ECONOMICS I Undergraduate
ECO 125 MONETARY ECONOMICS Undergraduate
ECO 142 INTERNATL ECONOMICS Undergraduate
PPPS 150A PERSPECTIVES ON 2016 ELECTN Undergraduate
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