TAMIU's 2004-2005 Keynote Speaker Series Continues Tonight
The Texas A&M International University 2004-2005 Western Hemispheric
Trade Keynote Speaker Series will continue tonight, Dec. 2, focusing on
"The Impact of Evolving Trans-Pacific Trade Patterns and Transportation
Corridors on NAFTA Economies and Distribution Networks."
The lecture will take place from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. in the Western Hemispheric
Trade Center, room 111. The event is free and open to the public.
Keynote speaker will be Leigh B. Boske, associate dean and professor
of economics at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the
University of Texas at Austin. The series is sponsored by the TAMIU College
of Business Administration's Center for the Study of Western Hemispheric
Boske focuses his teaching and research interests on transportation
policy, economics and finance. He is currently a member of the Executive
Committee of the U.S. European Transatlantic Policy Consortium; Coordinating
Committee of the Inter-American Training and Research Program for Trade
Corridor Development, Organization of American States (OAS); Intermodal
Freight Transportation Committee of the Transportation Research Board,
National Research Council; and Advisory Committee of the Center for Transportation
Research; and is Institutional Representative to the Association for Public
Policy Analysis and Management.
For more information about any of the lectures in the Series, please
contact Vincent at 326.2827, visit offices at the Western Hemispheric
Trade Center, room 222D or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
University office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday.
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