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Jonas Gamso

Assistant Professor of International Trade
Faculty, THNDRBIRD Campus, Mailcode 1221
Senior Sustainability Scholar
Faculty, THNDRBIRD Campus, Mailcode 1221
Biography: 

I am an assistant professor of international trade and global studies at Arizona State University's Thunderbird School of Global Management, as well as a senior sustainability scholar in the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability.  I teach and conduct research on issues of global political economy, international development, and research methods. 

My research focuses on trade and its impacts on sustainable development and governance. I have also published studies on foreign aid and investment.  My work is published in International AffairsInternational Studies QuarterlyJournal of World BusinessPolicy Sciences, Review of International OrganizationsReview of International Political EconomyWorld Development, and other journals.

I teach in the undergraduate, master's, and executive education programs at Thunderbird.  My classes include Principles of Global Management, States & Markets in the Global Economy, International Trade and Regional Economic Agreements, and Global Affairs Methods.  In 2020, I won the awards for outstanding faculty member in the undergrad and MA programs. 

On the executive education side, I am the academic director for the Advanced Certificate of Global Trade Development program, which serves state-level policymakers working on trade issues.  I also teach in the UN Global Compact’s Young Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Innovators program. 

Education: 

Ph.D. Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh

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Spring 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 468States and Markets
TGM 493Honors Thesis
TGM 576Global Affairs Methods
TGM 592Research
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 430Intl Trade Reg Econ Agreements
TGM 492Honors Directed Study
TGM 537States, Business and Trade
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 101Principles of Global Mgmt
TGM 468States and Markets
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 430Intl Trade Reg Econ Agreements
TGM 468States and Markets
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 430Intl Trade Reg Econ Agreements
TGM 576Global Affairs Methods
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 468States and Markets
TGM 505States & Markets
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 576Global Affairs Methods
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 468States and Markets
TGM 505States & Markets
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 505States & Markets
TGM 537Gbl Trade & Econ Agreements
TGM 598Special Topics