I am a Professor in the Vancouver School of Economics. My area of expertise is in International Macroeconomics and Finance. In recent years, my research interests have been on issues related to exchange rate determination, exchange rates and prices, and international aspects of monetary and fiscal policy.
I have been a Professor in the Vancouver School of Economics of the University of British Columbia since 1970. Most of my areas of research involve duality theory. I obtained my Ph.D. from the University of California in Berkeley, California, USA.
The emphasis of my teaching and research is on economic history, sustainable economic development, technological change, and the pedagogy of post-secondary education. I obtained my Ph.D. from Nuffield College, Oxford.
My main research area is economic history, with particular emphasis on Early Modern Spain. I am originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, and I obtained my Ph.D. from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, USA.