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Ashley Blair Simpson, M.Sc.

Ashley Blair Simpson, M.Sc.

Ashley Blair Simpson M.Sc.

Where to find me?

Building D4 (Entrance B)
Room D4.2.254

Attention: Public access to the Institute is only available through the Department of Socioeconomics front office in Building D4, Level 3.

About me

Ashley Simpson is a Research and Teaching Associate for the Institute for International Political Economy at the Vienna University of Economics and Business. She holds bachelor's and master's degrees in International Political Economy and a graduate certificate in Economic and Demographic Data Analysis, all from the University of Texas at Dallas. In addition, Ashley completed the University of Texas System Graduate Archer Fellowship and the University of Texas at Dallas Connect Program for data analysis and program evaluation.

Ashley's research interests are the political economy of debt and finance, emphasizing financial technologies and gender equality. Before coming to Vienna, Ashley interned with the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Office of Innovation and the International Republican Institute's Women's Democracy Network and completed a program evaluation project for the non-profit Kimiya International. Ashley also worked as a research assistant on topics including human rights, the politics of finance, and effective teaching.


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Teaching in the summer semester 2024

Teaching in the winter semester 2023/24

Teaching in the summer semester 2023