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About the author of the home page

Abdol Soofi is a Professor of Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. He received a doctoral degree from the Economics Department, the University of California, Riverside in 1981. He has taught undergraduate courses at the UW-Platteville and graduate courses at the MBA programs at the School of Business Administration, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, California Polytechnic State University, Pomona, and Golden Gate University in California. He was a Visiting Scholar at the School of Business Administration, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, from September 1998 until August 2001. He was also a Visiting Scholar at Institute of Systems Science, Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, as well as a Visiting Scholar at the School of Management, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China.

In addition to publishing scholarly papers in various learned journals in the fields of economics and international finance, Abdol has published a book on international business, and co-edited a book Modeling and Forecasting Financial Data: Techniques of Nonlinear Dynamics with Dr. Linagyue Cao.

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Interesting Web Sites on Fractals, Chaos, and Deterministic Nonlinear Dynamics:

  • Visit this web page owned by Professor Clint Sprott of Physics Department, University of Wisconsin-Madison, for beautiful, animated pictures of fractal structures.
  • Visit the web page owned by Dr. Lianguye Cao for very informative materials on deterministic nonlinear dynamics.

    Professional Economists

    Visit this site at the United States' Department of Labor, Burea of Labor Statistics, if you want to know what economists do, the types of jobs they get, their starting median salary, and the prospects for employment of economists in the next decade.

    Course Materials:

    GDP, Inflation, Unemployment, Exchange Rates, and ... Data

    Tehran Stock Exchange

    • Tehran Stock Exchange . Provides both current and historical individual stock price and stock price index data since 1997

    A Wedding Speech

    University Contact Information:

    You may reach me at/ Soofi@uwplatt.edu / (608) 342-1834 / Fax: (608) 342-1122.
    My mailing address is:
    Department of Economics
    University of Wisconsin-Platteville
    Platteville, WI 53818-3099

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