Dear Colleague,

I would like to share with you ASHE 2017 Dissertation Fellowship Awardees. Both awardees show great potential as scholars and commitment to the economics profession. For more information on this program you can go to ASHE website ( ASHE plans to give this award and honorable mention in a yearly basis. Your membership contributions help to provide the funds for this award; thanks for your support to ASHE.   

Dissertation Fellowship Recipient

Raffi Garcia is a Ph.D. student in International Economics & Finance at Brandeis University, who works in the fields of Empirical Industrial Organization, Finance, and Personnel Economics.

Honorable Mention Recipient

Alberto Ramon is a Ph.D, student in Economics at American University, who specializes in International Economics.


Kind regards, Luisa

Luisa Blanco Raynal, PhD, MBA

Associate Professor of Economics and Public Policy

School of Public Policy, Pepperdine University

American Society of Hispanic Economists President

Office phone: 310 506 7466