- Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2008
Dr. Beshkar’s research and teaching interests center on International Trade, with a special emphasis on trade policy and institutions for international trade cooperation. He was born in Tehran, Iran, in 1979. He received his B.S. and M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from Amir Kabir University and Sharif University in Tehran, and a Ph.D. in Economics from Vanderbilt University in 2008.