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WILLIAM A. GIBSON

Professor
Economics
Arts & Sciences
Phone:(802)656-0191
Email Address:wsgibson@zoo.uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107 leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:economic development; Latin & South America; computable general equilibrium models; structuralist macroeconomics
Biography:Gibson's research focuses on the economic problems of South Africa. He advises the African National Congress and development banks in South Africa and studies their economies using the method of computable general equilibrium modeling. He also is interested in the relation between the economy and the environment in South Africa, and Latin and South American structuralist macroeconomics. His scholarship has been published in a number of professional journals, including the International Review of Applied Economics.