Paula A. Tosini
|Paula A. Tosini|
|Employer||Institute for Financial Markets|
Paula Tosini is a former executive vice president of the Institute for Financial Markets. She continues her close relationship with the IFM as an Associate]], developing futures and securities training materials and professional conduct and ethics training programs.
Prior to joining the Institute for Financial Markets in 1989, she was chief economist and director of the Division of Economic Analysis at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, where she received three Special Act of Service Awards and a Presidential Rank Award, Senior Executive in the U.S. government service. Previous positions include Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Department of State, official of the U.S. Agency for International Development, and lecturer in finance and assistant professor in economics at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Paula Tosini holds a B.S., summa cum laude, and an M.S. from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, a certificate in economics with honors from the University of Brussels under a Fulbright scholarship, and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland.
She was awarded a dissertation research fellowship by the Brookings Institution and has published extensively in economics and finance including Commodities Law Letter, Journal of Futures Markets, Financial Analysts Journal and the Princeton Essay in International Finance.