IVAN MENDIETA-MUNOZ, Ph.D. portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Economics Department

Education

  • B.Sc. in Economics, Faculty of Economics, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)
  • M.Sc. in Economics and Econometrics, School of Economics, University of Kent
  • Ph.D. in Economics, School of Economics, University of Kent

Biography

Ivan Mendieta-Muñoz is Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Utah. His primary research and teaching interests are in the areas of: (1) Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics, with a focus on the interactions between business cycles, income distribution and economic growth, and financialization and macro-financial linkages; and (2) Time Series Econometrics, with a focus on Bayesian statistical methods, and state space models. His work has appeared published in scholarly journals in economics such as Economics Letters, International Review of Applied EconomicsJournal of Economic Surveys, Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, Macroeconomic Dynamics, Metroeconomica, and Review of Income and Wealth, among others; and in interdisciplinary academic journals such as Competition and Change, Monthly Review, Review of Radical Political Economics, and Review of Social Economy. He has received various awards, recognitions and grants for his academic work.

Professor Mendieta-Muñoz received his Ph.D. in Economics in 2016 and his M.Sc. in Economics and Econometrics in 2012 from the School of Economics at the University of Kent. He recieved his B.Sc. in Economics from the Faculty of Economics at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) in 2011. Before joining the University of Utah in 2016, he worked at SOAS University of London, University of Kent and UNAM.