Alicia Barriga

Field Interests Environmental Economics, Behavioral Economics, Development Economics
Thesis Topic Public Values for Wetland Expansion as Bridgeport, CT adapts to Sea Level Rise
Committee Members Stephen Swallow (ARE)
  • M.S., Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Connecticut, anticipated graduation 2015
  • B.A. Economics. Universidad de Los Hemisferios, Quito, Ecuador, 2011
Awards and Honors
  • Graduate Studies Fellowship, Sponsor: Ecuadorian Secretary of Education, Science and Technology. August 2012
  • Best GPA (B.A. Economics), 2011
  • Honor Mention for Undergraduate Thesis Dissertation. November, 2011
Related Work Experience
  • Instructor. Universidad de Los Hemisferios. Quito, Ecuador. January 2012 – June 2013
    • Principles of Macroeconomics
    • Principles of Statistics
  • Teaching Assistant. Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Freshmen students) September, 2011 – January, 2012
  • Research Intern.  Latin American Organization of Energy (OLADE). February 2011 - June 2011

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