Speaker Luncheon: The Talent Market in Latin America
Date and Time:
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Institute for Peace & Justice, Room A
The Ahlers Center International Speaker Series welcomes:
Ariel Casarin, PhD
Associate Professor of Economics, IAE Business School, Universidad Austral (Argentina)
"The Talent Market in Latin America"
Ariel Casarin, PhD, is associate professor at IAE Business School, Universidad Austral, Argentina. He holds a PhD in Economics from Warwick Business School, an MSc in Economics and Finance from the University of Warwick, and an MSc in Finance from CEMA University. Most of his research is concerned with regulatory economics, nonmarket strategy and applied industrial economics, with a focus on applied production theory, market power and entry. He has published articles in a number of scholarly journals, including The Journal of Regulatory Economics, Energy Economics and Utilities Policy. He has spoken to academic, industry and government audiences on regulation in Argentina, Chile, South Africa and the US. His professional activities relate to the application of microeconomics and finance to a range of regulatory, business, competition and public policy issues. He has served as a consultant to firms, regulators and other institutions, including the Treasury Attorney General’s Office (Argentina), the World Institute for Development Economics Research (Finland) and the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (Switzerland).
Please RSVP by 5 p.m., February 24. This event is open to the public.