Research/Areas of Interest:
Applied General Equilibrium Models, International Trade Policy, International Labor Standards, Child Labor
PhD Economics, University of Michigan–Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, United States, 1984
MA Economics, University of Michigan–Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, United States, 1981
BA Economics and Mathematics, Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, United States, 1977
Professor Brown was appointed Assistant Professor at Tufts University in 1985 and was promoted to Associate Professor in 1992. Her primary area of research is in the application of large scale general equilibrium models to the study of international economic integration in the Western Hemisphere. Professor Brown has also undertaken research on trade policy concerning international labor standards and child labor. Recent publications have appeared in the Journal of Economics Perspectives, The World Economy and the Review of International Economics.