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Rasmus Fatum

Department Chair and Foote Professor in International Business

Alberta School of Business

Marketing, Business Economics, and Law

About Me

Education

Ph.D. in international economics, University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC), June 2001.

Master's degree in economics, University of Copenhagen, April 1996.

Bachelor's degree in economics, University of Copenhagen, July 1993.

Previous Positions

Associate Professor, School of Business, University of Alberta, July 2006 - June 2012

Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, April 2010.

Visiting Scholar, Bank of Japan (Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies), October - November 2007 and September - October 2008.

Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, July 2005 - June 2006.

Assistant Professor, School of Business, University of Alberta, July 2001 - June 2006.

European Central Bank (ECB) Graduate Research Program, Frankfurt, Germany, July - October 1999.

Head of Section, Danish Ministry of Economic Affairs, Copenhagen, Denmark, January 1996 - September 1997.

Analyst Trainee, Danske Bank, Group of Treasury, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 1991 - December 1993.


Research

Areas of Specialization

International economics, international finance, international monetary economics

Research Interests

  • International monetary economics
  • International finance
  • International economics

Teaching

Teaching Awards and Nominations

  • MacKenzie Undergraduate Teaching Award (nominated and awarded by students), 2005
  • MacKenzie School of Business Teaching Award (nominated by MBEL department), 2004

Teaching Experience

  • International Business (BUEC542), elective MBA course, University of Alberta School of Business, winter 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012.
  • International Business (BUEC342), senior elective course, University of Alberta School of Business, spring 2004, 2005 and 2007.
  • The International Business Environment (BUEC541), elective MBA course, University of Alberta School of Business, spring 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007.
  • International Monetary Economics (IME), graduate course, University of Copenhagen, fall 2005.
  • International Business (BUEC444), senior elective course, University of Alberta School of Business, spring 2003.
  • International Financial Markets (FIN442), senior elective course, University of Alberta School of Business, fall 2001 and 2002.
  • Introduction to Management Science, upper-division undergraduate course, UCSC, spring 2001.
  • International Financial Markets, upper-division undergraduate course, UCSC, spring 2000 and 2001.