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Beatrice Farkas

PhD in Economics
Louisiana State University
Beatrice Farkas received her PhD in Economics from Louisiana State University, U.S.A. in 2009. Before coming to Berlin, she was Assistant Professor of Economics at the Fashion Institute of Technology of the State University of New York (SUNY). Between 2010 and 2015 she was a Research Associate at DIW Berlin. Beatrice Farkas is an applied macroeconomist whose research interests are macroeconomics, economic growth and development. Her research focuses on empirical work in economic development, primarily international total factor productivity differences and open economies. 

Courses taught at Bard College Berlin
  • Principles of Economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Global Economics
Dr. Beatrice Farkas
Email: b.farkas[at]berlin.bard.edu