Aselia Urmanbetova

Associate Academic Professional

Member Of:
  • School of Economics
  • Center for Paper, Business and Industry Studies
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Aselia Urmanbetova is an Associate Academic Professional in the School of Economics. Aselia obtained her Ph.D. in the School of Public Policy at Georgia Institute of Technology and M.S. degrees in Economics and International Relations. Her research areas include industry studies, environmental policy, economic development, and transportation economics. She has publications on the pulp and paper industry, U.S. manufacturing technology, and the role of education in China's economic development. Her current research focuses on environmental compliance of capital intensive industries, firm pollution practicies, and the cost-effectiveness of state public transit systems.

  • Ph.D. in Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • M.S. in Economics, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Master In International Relations, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • B.B.A., Emory University
Research Fields:
  • Economic Policy
  • Environmental Regulations
  • Industry Studies
  • International Economics
  • Policy Analysis
  • Political Economy
  • Transportation Economics
  • Asia (North) / Eurasia
  • United States
  • United States - Georgia
  • International Development
  • Regional Development
  • Accessibility
  • Cost and Production Technology
  • Globalization and Localization
  • Higher Education: Teaching and Learning
  • Intercultural Issues
  • International Collaboration and Partnership Development
  • Sustainability
Courses Taught:
  • ECON-2105: Prin of Macroeconomics
  • ECON-4412: Cost-Benefit Analysis