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Alexandra  Nica

Alexandra Nica

Economics

Lecturer

  319-335-0869
  C352  Pappajohn Business Building
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • PhD in Economics, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 2013
  • MA in Economics, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 2002
  • BA in International Business and Economics, University "Transilvania", Brasov, Romania, 1999

Expertise

  • Decision and Incentives Theory
  • Macroeconomics and International Trade

Awards

  • Beta Gamma Sigma Society, December 2013
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Economics, The University of Iowa, 2009
  • Hancher-Finkbine Medallion, The University of Iowa, April 2009
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Ecoomics, The University of Iowa, 2002

Working Papers

  • China's High Saving Rate Puzzle - Impact of Market Liberalization Reforms, Alexandra Nica
  • The Importance of FDI in China's Development - Impact of Gradual Reforms, Alexandra Nica
  • Money vs. Memory in a Private Information Environment, Alexandra Nica
  • The Impact of Migration on a Small Country in the Context of Trade Liberalization, Alexandra Nica
  • Topics in Self-Knowledge and Moral Hazard, Alexandra Nica

Current & Prior Positions

  • Lecturer, Department of Economics, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, January 2014 - Present
  • Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 2000 - December 2013

Committees and Professional Service

  • "We Are Phil" Committee, 2014

Additional Training

  • Pearson Conference on Teaching Economics, Workshop, Pearson, 2014