Office: DM 319B, (305) 348-3283
PhD: University of California, Berkeley, 1967
Joined the faculty in 1980 (before then was Brookings Institution Senior Fellow and Professorial Lecturer at Georgetown University)
Fields: International economics, economic development, macroeconomics, microeconomics, economics of Asia
My research has covered practically all fields of economics, both in developed and underdeveloped economies. I have edited or authored over one hundred articles, a hundred book chapters and over eighty books. My research interests at the present time have to do with the recent economics of Asia and Latin America (including Cuba), and with U.S. macro and microeconomics.
El Petróleo Como Sector Clave del Economia Venezolana, Ensayos de Politica Economica, Ediciones Universal, 2016
Cuba: From Economic Take-Off to Collapse under Castro, Transition Publishers, 2015
Applied Microeconomics with Study Guide, California, CAT Publishers, 2013.
Applied Macroeconomics with Study Guide, California, CAT Publishers, 2010.
“Business” in Suzanne Oboler and Deena J. Gonzalez, The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States, Oxford University Press, 2005.
The Future of the Cuban Economy (co-edited with A. Jorge), Miami, University of Miami, 2004.
Oil and Development of Venezuela during the 20th Century, London, Praeger, 2004.
The Price System in a Socialist Economy, in Antonio Jorge (ed.), On Cuba, Miami, University of Miami, 2004.
“Latin American Debt and Development”, in Hans Singer, Neelambar Hatti and Rameshwar Tandon (eds.), Growth and Reform Policy in Latin America, Delhi, B.R. Publishing, 2000.
Capital Markets, Growth and Economic Policy in Latin America, (editor) New York, Greenwood-Praeger, 1999.
International Comparisons of Prices, Output and Productivity, [co-edited with D.S. Prasada Rao], Amsterdam, North Holland-Elsevier, 1996.
The Economic Development of Venezuela and the Oil Sector: 1910-1990, New York, Praeger- Greenwood Publishers, 1994.
“Ideology, Modernization and Politico-Economic Development In Latin America” (with Antonio Jorge), Knowledge and Policy: The International Journal of Knowledge Transfer and Utilization, 1993.
The Latin American Debt, London, MacMillan Press, (1992).