Vasco de Castro Botelho

Teaching Assistant at Duke University

Localidade
Durham, North Carolina (Raleigh-Durham, Carolina do Norte e RegiĆ£o, Estados Unidos)
Setor
Research

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Vasco de Castro Botelho's Overview

Current
  • Head Teaching Assistant at Duke University
Past
Education
  • NOVA School of Business & Economics
Connections

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Vasco de Castro Botelho's Experience

Head Teaching Assistant

Duke University

Instituição acadêmica; + de 10.001 funcionários; Setor de Higher Education

setembro de 2013Presente (1 ano 1 mês)

TA for ECON 702 and ECON 706 at Duke University (1st Year PhD Core Courses in Macroeconomics): I hold one weekly TA section and weekly office hours throughout the year. My main goal is to help the students to understand the contents taught in the theoretical lectures and to prepare them the best I can to pass these courses.

Summer Term Lecturer

Duke University

Instituição acadêmica; + de 10.001 funcionários; Setor de Higher Education

maio de 2014junho de 2014 (2 meses)

ECON 606 (Masters Level): Advanced Macroeconomics II.
I have prepared and taught this ambitious masters level course that aims to provide the students with a sufficient economics and mathematical background to prepare them for the PhD Core Courses in Macroeconomics. The Syllabus is attached for those that are interested.

Instituição acadêmica; 201-500 funcionários; Setor de Higher Education

setembro de 2009agosto de 2012 (3 anos)

Teaching (Undergraduate Level): Multivariate Calculus (Fall 2009, 2010, Spring 2010, 2011); Macroeconomics (Fall 2011, Spring 2012). (Master's Level): Macroeconomics: Growth and Fluctuations (Fall 2011).

Órgão governamental; 1.001-5.000 funcionários; Setor de Government Administration

junho de 2009agosto de 2009 (3 meses)

Summer Internship in the Direction of Services of Economic Analysis and Forecasting, Department of Conjuncture Analysis, Office for Strategy and Studies.

Vasco de Castro Botelho's Skills & Expertise

  1. Economics
  2. Macroeconomics
  3. Teaching
  4. Matlab
  5. Time Series Analysis

Vasco de Castro Botelho's Publications

Vasco de Castro Botelho's Education

Duke University

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Economics

20122017 (previsto)

Research Interests: Applied Macroeconomics, Fiscal and Monetary Policy, Labor Economics, Macroeconomic Effects of Structural (Medium-Run) Policies.

NOVA School of Business & Economics

Research Masters, Economics

20092012

Grade: 16/20

I have not written a thesis that would allow me to graduate. However, I have finished the coursework for the Research Masters in Economics and I have been awarded the 2011-2012 Amélia de Mello Award for being the student that have finished with the highest GPA in the coursework.

Activities and Societies: Amélia de Mello Award for being the student that have finished the coursework with the highest GPA (2011-2012).

Università Commerciale 'Luigi Bocconi'

B.Sc., Economics

20082009

Visiting Student under the Erasmus Programme
(January 2008 - July 2008)

NOVA School of Business & Economics

B.Sc., Economics

20062009

Grade: 16/20

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