Debra Glassman

Professor, Affiliate Faculty



Debra Glassman has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin.  Currently, she is a Teaching Professor in the Michael G. Foster School of Business at the University of Washington.  She has taught global macroeconomics and international finance in the undergraduate, MBA, Executive MBA, and Technology Management MBA programs.

Dr. Glassman is the Faculty Director for the UW Global Business Center, home of the federally-funded Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER).  Her areas of research interest include international portfolio investment, exchange rates, international trade and trade agreements, and various aspects of European business.  She has written business cases about a variety of global firms, including Amazon, Starbucks, Holland-America Line, and Volkswagen.