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PhD, University of Minnesota, 2007; MSc, Warsaw School of Economics, 2001
Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Excellence in Refereeing Award, American Economic Review, 2007-2008
Academic Positions Held
Wharton, 2009-present; Previous Appointments: University of Wisconsin – Madison, 2007-2010
Analyst, Ministry of Labor and Social Policy, Poland, 2000-2001
Lukasz Drozd (2012), Understanding International Prices: Customers as Capital, American Economic Review, 102 (1), 364 - 95. Abstract
Lukasz Drozd (2009), The Nontradable Goods' Real Exchange Rate Puzzle, NBER/International Seminar on Macroeconomics, 2009, 227 - 264.
Lukasz Drozd (Work In Progress), Long-Run Price Elasticity of Trade and the Trade-Comovement Puzzle.
Lukasz Drozd (Work In Progress), Competing for Customers: A Search Model of the Market for Unsecured Credit.
FNCE101 - Monetary Economics and the Global Economy
This is an intermediate-level course in macroeconomics and the global economy, including topics in monetary and international economics. The goal is to provide a unified framework for understanding macroeconomic events and policy, which govern the global economic environment of business. The course analyzes the determinants and behavior of employment, production, demand and profits; inflation, interest rates, asset prices, and wages; exchange rates and international flows of goods and assets; including the interaction of the real economy with monetary policy and the financial system. The analysis is applied to current events, both in the US and abroad. During the spring semester there are honors sections of FNCE 101 offered. The seats in the honors sections are awarded through an application process. Please go to https://fnce.wharton.upenn.edu/programs/course-applications/ for additional information.