Profile for Arch Ritter
Arch Ritter is a Canadian citizen living in Ottawa Canada, married, with five children and some grandchildren. He is a “Distinguished Research Professor” in the Department of Economics and the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University in Ottawa.
He holds a BA in Economics from Queen’s University, an MA in Economics from the University of Western Ontario and a Ph.D. in Economics with a minor in Latin American Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. Besides his employment at Carleton University, he has worked in the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean in Santiago Chile (1973-1974), the Department of Energy Mines and Resources, Government of Canada (1979-1981). He was an initiator and coordinator, on the Canadian side, of the Carleton University-University of Havana Masters in Economics Program presented in Havana during the 1994 to 2000 period. He also taught at the University of Liberia in 2011.
For further information, see Curriculum Vitae, January 5, 2015 doc