Areas of Expertise
International Economics, Macroeconomics, Economic Policy, Growth and Development
Mina Baliamoune-Lutz is Professor and Kip Fellow of Economics in the Coggin College of Business. She holds an MBA and a Ph.D. in Economics from Northeastern University. She has been at UNF since fall 2000, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in macroeconomics, international trade, the global economy, economic policy, and the Study-Abroad course on the Political Economy of Development in Brazil.
Her empirical work on the effect of policy and institutional reforms in Africa has received significant recognition internationally. She is a regular contributor to research themes debated at the United Nations World Institute of Development Economics in Helsinki, the United Nations Economic Conference on Africa, the African Development Bank and the European Report on Development.
Her service contribution includes chairing the Research Committee and the N&E Committee, and membership in several other Faculty Association and University committees. She organized and chaired the Annual International Business Research Conference (co-sponsored by the Coggin College of Business and the School of Management at Warsaw University) for 6 years (2002-2007). In addition, she has an extensive record of service to the national and international community and to the Economics Profession. She is President-elect (2012-2014) of the African Finance and Economics Association (AFEA), Associate Editor of the Journal of African Development, the Journal of Business and Behavioral Sciences, and Information Technology for Development. She currently serves on the Editorial Board of Feminist Economics, the Journal of Business and Behavioral Sciences, and the Journal of Business and Accounting, and she served on the Board of Directors of the Eastern Economic Association (2009-2012).
Distinguished Professor, UNF. 2012
Outstanding International Leadership Award, UNF. 2011
Outstanding Faculty Service Award, UNF. 2010
Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, UNF. 2009
Outstanding Faculty Scholarship Award, UNF. 2009
Outstanding Service Award, American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences. 2006
Morris A. Horowitz Award for Excellence, Northeastern University. 1994