Shahruz Mohtadi, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Economics

Phone: 617-573-8670
Fax: 617-994-4216

Office: 73 Tremont St., Rm. 1006





  • PhD, Louisiana State University
  • MS, Louisiana State University
  • BS, Louisiana State University


Suffolk University
Associate Professor, Department of Economics (1998-present)
Graduate Program Director, Department of Economics (1994-2006)

Baha’i Institute of Higher Education, Tehran Iran, Global Faculty (2004-present)


"The Stabilization of the Effective Exchange Rates of the Less Developed Countries Under Alternative Exchange Rate Arrangements," Journal of Economic Development, Volume 13, No. 1, June 1988.

"A Plan for the Creation of Supranational Currency," Proceedings, First Annual Symposium of the Institute for International Competitiveness, Radford University, April 1988.

"An International Monetary System with a Single Currency," Proceedings, Journal of the Southwestern Society of Economists, Volume 16, No. 1, 1989.

"Economic Justice in a New World Order" in Toward The Most Great Justice ed. Charles Lerche, Baha'i Publishing Trust, London. 1996.

"Conflict and Harmony Among Nations: The Case of International Trade," in Healing the Body Politic, ed. Charles Lerche, George Ronald. Oxford. 2004.


  • Student Government Association Faculty Member of the Year, 1991
  • The Intercultural Initiatives Award, 1994

Courses Taught 

EC 101 – Applied Microeconomics
EC 102 – Global Macroeconomics
EC 442 – International Monetary Economics
EC 430 – International Trade
EC 312 –Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
EC 483- Money, Banking, and Financial Markets