Zhuo Chen

Student, IPhD Economics
Ph: 816-235-1314
Email: zhuo.chen@umkc.edu

Biography

Zhuo Fu Chen is a Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) – Economics Department and a Research Assistant at the Global Institute for Sustainable Prosperity (GISP). Chen completed his B.A., summa cum laude, in Economics with a concentration in International Political Economy and Public Policy at the State University of New York at Cortland (SUNY Cortland). Zhuo was raised in New York City, where he lived until he graduated high school; and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Economics with a co-discipline in Political Science at UMKC. His research interests include Political Economy, International Trade and Development Economics, and Environmental/Ecological Economics.

Research and Teaching Interests: Trade and Development Economics, Political Economy, Resource and Environmental Economics, History of Economic Thought, Microeconomics

Degree(s) Awarded:
Ph.D. in Economics and Political Science (August 2015 – Present), University of Missouri-Kansas City
M.A. in Economics (May 2017), University of Missouri-Kansas City
B.A. in Economics (May 2014), summa cum laude, State University of New York at Cortland
B.A./B.S. Year Abroad (2012), Political Economy, University College London (UCL)