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Shahina Amin
Professor of Economics
Lawrence Jepson Professor of International Economics
Office: CBB 210
319-273-2637
shahina.amin@uni.edu


Education

Ph.D. (Economics) University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; M.A. (Economics) University of Houston; M.S.S. (Economics) University of Dhaka, Bangladesh; B.S.S. (Economics) University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Teaching Interests

Labor Economics. Intermediate Microeconomic Theory. Principles of Microeconomics. Economics of Gender.

Research Interests

Labor and Development Economics -- issues regarding child labor in developing countries, issues regarding employment of women, and youth employment. Economics of the family.

Recent Publications

Responsibilities

Faculty advisor for Internship & Placement for the Department of Economics.

Faculty advisor for international students in the CBA

Professional Accomplishments

Professor Amin joined the Department of Economics in 2000 after teaching at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Nebraska at Omaha, and Grinnell College. Since joining the UNI faculty, she has produced numerous publications that deal with child labor and gender employment issues in developing countries. These publications have appeared in many journals including the Southern Economic Journal, World Development, Journal of Developing Areas, International Economic Journal, Journal of Economics (MVEA), and Journal of Socio-economics. She regularly presents her work at professional conferences. She received the CBA Faculty Teaching Award in 2012 and the CBA Distinguished Service Award in 2016.

International Experience

Dr. Amin is originally from Bangladesh and has travelled to Brazil, Russia, China, and Hong Kong.

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Photo of Shahina AminShahina Amin
Professor of Economics
Lawrence Jepson Professor of International Economics

Office: CBB 210
319-273-2637
shahina.amin@uni.edu
 

Education

Ph.D. (Economics) University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; M.A. (Economics) University of Houston; M.S.S. (Economics) University of Dhaka, Bangladesh; B.S.S. (Economics) University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Teaching Interests

Labor Economics. Intermediate Microeconomic Theory. Principles of Microeconomics. Economics of Gender.

Research Interests

Labor and Development Economics -- issues regarding child labor in developing countries, issues regarding employment of women, and youth employment. Economics of the family.

Recent Publications

Responsibilities

Faculty advisor for Internship & Placement for the Department of Economics.

Faculty advisor for international students in the CBA

Professional Accomplishments

Professor Amin joined the Department of Economics in 2000 after teaching at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Nebraska at Omaha, and Grinnell College. Since joining the UNI faculty, she has produced numerous publications that deal with child labor and gender employment issues in developing countries. These publications have appeared in many journals including the Southern Economic Journal, World Development, Journal of Developing Areas, International Economic Journal, Journal of Economics (MVEA), and Journal of Socio-economics. She regularly presents her work at professional conferences. She received the CBA Faculty Teaching Award in 2012 and the CBA Distinguished Service Award in 2016.

International Experience

Dr. Amin is originally from Bangladesh and has travelled to Brazil, Russia, China, and Hong Kong.

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Shahina Amin
Professor of Economics
Lawrence Jepson Professor of International Economics

Education

Ph.D. (Economics) University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; M.A. (Economics) University of Houston; M.S.S. (Economics) University of Dhaka, Bangladesh; B.S.S. (Economics) University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Teaching Interests

Labor Economics. Intermediate Microeconomic Theory. Principles of Microeconomics. Economics of Gender.

Research Interests

Labor and Development Economics -- issues regarding child labor in developing countries, issues regarding employment of women, and youth employment. Economics of the family.

Recent Publications

Responsibilities

Faculty advisor for Internship & Placement for the Department of Economics.

Faculty advisor for international students in the CBA

Professional Accomplishments

Professor Amin joined the Department of Economics in 2000 after teaching at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Nebraska at Omaha, and Grinnell College. Since joining the UNI faculty, she has produced numerous publications that deal with child labor and gender employment issues in developing countries. These publications have appeared in many journals including the Southern Economic Journal, World Development, Journal of Developing Areas, International Economic Journal, Journal of Economics (MVEA), and Journal of Socio-economics. She regularly presents her work at professional conferences. She received the CBA Faculty Teaching Award in 2012 and the CBA Distinguished Service Award in 2016.

International Experience

Dr. Amin is originally from Bangladesh and has travelled to Brazil, Russia, China, and Hong Kong.

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