Julio Huato

Julio Huato

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  • Ph. D. in Economics, City University of New York, Graduate School and University Center, New York, NY, Fields of Specialization: Finance Economics, International Economics & Development, 2007.
  • M.A., New School for Social Research, Graduate Faculty, New York, NY, Economics, 1996.
  • B.A., Universidad de La Habana, Facultad de Economía, Havana, Cuba, Economics & Statistics, 1985.


Julio Huato is a member of the editorial boards of the Review of Radical Political Economics and of Science & Society, as well as of a number of professional organizations.  He received a Ph D in finance and international economics from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, a master’s in economics from the New School for Social Research, and a BA in economic planning from the Universidad de La Habana; is an associate economics professor at St. Francis College and an adjunct professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice (CUNY); originally from Mexico, has lived in Brooklyn, New York since 1997.

Course Taught

  • Research Methods I
  • Mathematics for Economists

Scholarly Work

  • Huato, J (2019), "The Statistical Physics of a Private Ownership Society," Science & Society, forthcoming.
  • Huato, J (2018), (co-editor) Imperiled Economies: An URPE Reader, Boston, Mass.: Dollars & Sense.
  • Huato, J (2015), "Capitalism, Inequality, and Piketty," Science & Society, 79:1, pp. 3-10.
  • Huato, J (2015), "Graeber’s Debt: When a Wealth of Facts Confronts a Poverty of Theory," Science & Society, 79:2, pp. 318-325.
  • Huato, J. (2012) "The Keynes Solution: The Path to Global Economic Prosperity," RRPE, June, 44: pp. 248-254.
  • Huato, J. (2010), "Fiscal Incentives, Maquiladoras, and Local Standard of Living in Mexico before and after NAFTA," Public Finance and Management, Vol. 10, 2010. (http://www.spaef.com/article.php?id=1181)
  • Huato, J. (2010), "Introduction to Special Issue: 'Capitalism and Crisis in the 21st Century'," editor (with J. Holt), Science & Society,  Vol. 74, No. 3. (http://scienceandsociety.com/contents_jul10.pdf)
  • Huato, J. (2009) "Financial Instability and the Evolution of Foreign Exchange Exposure of European Firms," (with J. Hecht and M. Velikov) in Poloucek, S. and Stavarek, D. (ed.) Structural and Regional Impacts of Financial Crises, Karvina: Silesian University (ISBN 978-80-7248-554-3). (http://www.opf.slu.cz/kfi/icfb/proc2009/pdf/15_Huato.pdf)
  • Huato, J. (2009), "Class, Race, and the Spousal Income Gap: The Effects of Family Income, Educational Attainment, and Race-Ethnicity on the Husband-Wife Income Ratio in the United States, 1980, 1990, 2000," (with K Zeno) American Behavioral Scientist, October 2009 vol. 53, No. 2. (http://abs.sagepub.com/content/53/2/261.abstract)
  • Huato, J. (2009),  Deep History and Capitalism, Science & Society, Vol. 73, No. 1. (http://guilfordjournals.com/doi/abs/10.1521/siso.2009.73.1.109)
  • Huato, J. (2008), "Foreign Ownership and Total Factor Productivity in Mexico's Manufacturing 1988-1998," in Applied Economic Research, edited by G.T. Papanikos, Athens: ATINER (ISBN: 978-960-6672-31-6). (http://www.atiner.gr/docs/2008Pap_CONT.htm)

Research Summary

  • Huato, J. "The Prosaic Materiality and Subtle Social Subjectivity of Modern Fiat Money," presented at the 2nd Rome International Conference on Social Science & Humanities (ICSSH), 05-06 June 2018, Rome, Italy (slides).
Area of Expertise

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  • Spanish (first language)
  • English (second language)
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