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Ph.D., Economics, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, WI, 1993
M.A., Economics, Claremont Graduate University, CA, 1984
M.A., Political Science, Claremont Graduate University, CA, 1986
M.B.A, Master of Business Administration, University of La Verne, CA, 1980
Economics and Insurance, Tehran College of Insurance, Iran, 1976
Dr. Hekmat is the Associate professor of economics. Ali joined USU-CEU in July 1994.
He has previously taught at the University of North Dakota, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, and Western Washington University.
Ali is originally from Iran and came to the United States in 1977. He loves traveling, biking, and skiing.
Dr. Hekmat’s research interest is in the area of Labor and International Economics. His selected publications are:
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