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Paul C. Clement

Paul ClementProfessor and Chairperson

Office Location: Business and Liberal Arts Center, Room B638
Office Hours: Mondays 12-2:00 pm
Phone: (212) 217-4925
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Link to CV (.pdf)


Ph.D., Politics. The New School University.
Master of Arts, Politics. The New School University.
Master of Arts, Economics (MA Honors). Brooklyn College (CUNY).
Bachelor of Science, Accounting. Brooklyn College (CUNY).
Certificate, Cornell University. School of Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR).



The New York Times (March 26, 2012)
Letter to the Editor. Reflecting on the Trayvon Martin Tragedy
Thompson/South Western Publishers (Spring 1997)
Rational Expectations and Adaptive Expectations in the Teaching Environment


The Quest for Economic Development in the Caribbean (1999, Vantage Press)
Petite Martinique: Traditions and Social Change
(2000, Vantage Press)

Courses Taught

Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Labor Economics, International Economics


Dr. Paul C. Clement is an Professor of Economics and Chair of the Department of Social Sciences at the Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York (SUNY). His interests are in the areas of International Political Economy and Comparative Politics. His current research focuses on the politics of regional integration in the developing world (Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa).

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