Rafat Fazeli

Associate Professor
Economics

Rafat Fazeli

Education

Ph.D., Economics,
New School for Social Research, 1992

M.A., Economics,
New School for Social Research, 1984

B.A., Physics and Mathematics,
Tehran University, 1980

Contact

Duke Hall
211
P: 909.748.8564
E: rafat_fazeli@redlands.edu

Courses Taught

ECON 101: Principles of Economics

ECON 240: Economics of Race, Class, and Gender

ECON 254: Economics of the Public Sector

ECON 453: Economics of Labor

Experience

1989-present: Associate Professor of Economics, University of Redlands, Redlands, CA

2003-2004: Visiting Scholar, Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

1997: Visiting Faculty, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

1996-1997: Visiting Scholar, Institute for Research on Women and Gender, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

1993-1996: Chair, Department of Economics, University of Redlands, Redlands, CA

1993-1994: Lecturer in Economics, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

1988-1989: Assistant Professor of Economics, State University of New York at Oneonta, Oneonta, NY

1987-1988: Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

1982-1987: Adjunct Assistant Professor of Economics, Pace University, Pleasantville, NY

1986-1987: Adjunct Lecturer in Economics, Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, CT

1986-1987: Adjunct Instructor of Economics, Marymount College, Tarrytown, NY

1986-1987: Adjunct Instructor of Economics, State University of New York at Purchase, Purchase, NY

Spring 1983: Adjunct Lecturer in Economics, New York University, New York, NY

Fall 1983: Instructor of Economics, New School for Social Research, New York, NY

1983-1984: Visiting Lecturer in Economics, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

1982-1983: Adjunct Instructor of Economics, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ

1982-1983: Adjunct Instructor of Economics, William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ 

Publications

Articles:

Fazeli, R., & Fazeli, R. (2012). The Welfare State and the Market Economy: The American and German Experiences of Social Policy. Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, 25(SE 1), 163-189.

Fazeli, R., & Fazeli, R. (2010). The Impact of the Welfare State and Social Policy on the Working Population: The Recent British Experience. Forum for Social Economics, 39(2), 101-125.

Fazeli, R., & Fazeli, R. (2010). The Welfare State and the Market Economy: Which Way Ahead? Journal of Global Business Management, 6(2).

Fazeli, R. (2005). Natural Rate of Unemployment and the Labor Market Alternative Perspectives Global Business Trends.

Davidson, K., & Fazeli, R. (1997). Labor Condition for Service Industry Workers: A Case Study of a Small Size Firm in Southern California. International Trends Edition.

Fazeli, R., & Fazeli, R. (1997). International Productivity Convergence: Theories, Patterns, and Trends. International Trends Edition.

Books:

Fazeli, R. (1996). The Economic Impact of the Welfare State and Social Wage: The British Experience. London: Ashgate Publishing Group.

Book chapters:

Fazeli, R. (1998). Educational Attainments and Labor Force Participation of Women in the Post-Revolutionary Iran. In D.L. Moore (Ed.), Global Business Trends: Contemporary Readings. Academy of Business Administration.

Conference proceedings:

Fazeli, R., & Fazeli, R. (2011). The Welfare State and the Market Economy: The American and German Experiences of Social Policy. In K. Afrić Rakitovac, V. Šugar, & V. Bevanda (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th International Scientific Conference: Entrepreneurship and Macroeconomic Management: Reflections on the World in Turmoil (pp. 584-606). Pula, Croatia: Juraj Dobrila University of Pula.

Book reviews:

Fazeli, R. (2002). Review of the books Women, Work, and Economic Reform in the Middle East and North Africa by V.M. Moghadam and Taxing Women by E.J. McCaffery. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, 11(2), 569-573.

Fazeli, R. (1989). Review of the books Discrimination: Its Economic Impact on Black, Women, and Jews by R.D. Cherry and Patriarchy and Accumulation on World Scale by M. Mies. Phoebe, 1(2).

Awards, Honors, Grants

2012: University of Redlands Outstanding Service Award (nominee)

2011: Springer Best Paper Award from the Association for Social Economics for Fazeli, R., & Fazeli, R. (2010). The Impact of the Welfare State and Social Policy on the Working Population: The Recent British Experience. Forum for Social Economics, 39(2), 101-125.

2009: The Best Paper Award for a joint paper presented at the Clute Institute EABR Conference

2007: University of Redlands Outstanding Innovative Teaching Award (nominee)

2004-2005: University of Redlands Faculty Review Committee Research Grant

2004: Included in Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers

2003: University of Redlands Outstanding Innovative Teaching Award

1999-2000: University of Redlands Faculty Review Committee Research Grant

1998: University of Redlands Outstanding Research and Creative Activity Award

1997: The John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation Grant

1996: Included in Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers

1996: William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Academic Program Grant

1995: The John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation Grant

1994: Included in Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers

1992-1995: University of Redlands Mortar Board Professor of the Year (nominee)

1992: University of Redlands Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award

1992: Interfaith Hunger Appeal Grant for a joint teaching project with Dr. Carol Franklin (Department of Education) and Dr. Jim Spickard (Department of Sociology) on "Hunger and Homelessness: The Issue of Poverty in the Global Economy"

1990-1994: University of Redlands Faculty Review Committee Research Grant

1988: The Jane Rosenthal Heimerdinger Junior Faculty Research Fund Award, Vassar College

Invited Presentations

Since 2000:

2017: MIRDEC-4th, International Academic Conference on Social Science and Globalization Studies

2016: ICEFM Berlin: 18th International Conference on Economics, Finance and Management

2015: IABE Rome Summer Conference

2013: Clute Institute International Academic Conference

2012: Istanbul International Conference on Business and Economics

2011: World Business and Economics Research Conference, 5th International Scientific Conference: Entrepreneurship and Macroeconomic Management: Reflections on the World in Turmoil, Allied Social Science Associations/Association for Social Economics Meeting

2010: International Business and Management Conference, International Conference on International Business

2009: Clute Institute EABR Conference, Allied Social Science Associations/Association for Social Economics Meeting

2007: 12th World Congress for Social Economics, 7th Annual ESRI Education User Conference

2006: 6th Annual ESRI Education User Conference

2005: International Business Association Annual Conference, Allied Social Science Associations/Union for Radical Political Economics Meeting

2004: Allied Social Science Associations/Union for Radical Political Economics Meeting

2003: Allied Social Science Associations/Union for Radical Political Economics Meeting

2002: Allied Social Science Associations/Union for Radical Political Economics Meeting

2001: Allied Social Science Associations/Union for Radical Political Economics Meeting

2000: Allied Social Science Associations/Union for Radical Political Economics Meeting

Affiliations

American Economic Association

Association for Social Economics

International Association for Feminist Economics

Center for Iranian Research and Analysis

Middle East Economic Association