Alexander Katkov

Professor,  College of Arts & Sciences


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Alexander Katkov
I am trying to help my students become global citizens who understand the problems that humankind is facing.”

Bio

Alexander Katkov's background is in social sciences and, in particular, economics. He joined Johnson & Wales more than 20 years ago after a long teaching career in Russia. He has extensive international experience of teaching in Russia, Sweden and the United States in economics, comparative economics, and strategic management.

Katkov is trying to help his students become global citizens who understand the problems that humankind is facing now — the hope being that they become future leaders focused on finding efficient solutions to these problems.

Sample Courses

  • Economics in the Global Economy
  • Strategic Management
  • Cultural Aspects of Business
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Comparative Economic Systems
  • Foreign Area of Study: Russia
  • Global Economy in 21st Century
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Economic Geography
  • International Business

Publications

  • “Economic Goals Ranking Approach in Comparative Analysis of Economic Systems.” Global Journal of Business Research, Volume 8, Number 1, 2014, pp. 99-108. 2013
  • “Economic Goals Ranking Approach in Comparative Analysis of Economic Systems.” Global Conference on Business and Finance Proceedings, Volume 8, Number 2, 2013, pp.108-112, San Jose, Costa Rica, May 28-31, 2013.
  • “A Comparative Analysis of Levels of Government Regulation in Different Countries.” Journal of Emerging Markets, Volume 17, Number 2, pp.20-33, Summer 2012.
  • “Great Recession of 2008-2009: Causes and Consequences.” Journal of Applied Business and Economics, Volume 13, #3, pp.107-122, 2012.
  • “Comparative Analysis of Economic Systems and Government Regulation.” Proceedings of the 7th Annual Conference of The Asian Studies Association of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, March 2-3, 2012, pp. 108-126.
  • “Use of Ranking Method in Comparative Analysis of Government Regulation in Selected Economic Systems.” Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, Volume 1, #1, pp. 47-54, 2012.