Gina C. Pieters
Assistant Professor, Trinity University
Professor Gina C. Pieters is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Trinity University in San Antonio Texas and a Research Associate at the Globalization and Monetary Policy Institute at the Federal Reserve Bank Of Dallas. She completed her PhD at the University of Minnesota with a dissertation focussed on the differences between developed and developing countries and the consequences of open markets. Her recent research focusses on the potential of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin to serve as a globally traded alternative to national currencies or assets. Her work has been published in Information Economics and Policy and in research reports by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.