College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Carlos D Ramirez

Carlos D Ramirez

Carlos D Ramirez


Banking and Finance, Economic History, Macroeconomics, International Finance

Carlos D. Ramirez, Professor of Economics, received his MA in 1991 and PhD in 1993 in economics from Harvard University. He joined George Mason's economics faculty in the same year. His current areas of research include: banking regulation and history, deposit insurance, financial and economic history, macroeconomics, international finance, China's economic development, and U.S.-China economics relations. Professor Ramirez is also a Resident Scholar at the FDIC's Center for Financial Research. In addition, he currently serves as Director of the M.A. program.

Dissertations Supervised

Reuben Hermoso, Three Essays in Rural Credit (2007)

Andrew Nelson, The Spatial Relationship of Complex Foreign Direct Investment and the Effects of Foreign Direct Investment and Trade on Income (2008)

Rabin Hattari, Essay on Capital Flows to Emerging Markets (2008)

Brian Kennedy, State Level Tests of Okun's Coefficient (2009)