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Academic degrees earned

B.S. (Engineering), De la Salle University (Manila)

S.T.L., Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception (Wash D.C.)

Ph.D. (Economics), Yale University

Courses at the Angelicum

Brief biography

Albino Barrera, O.P. is Professor of Economics and Theology at Providence College (RI, USA). He is a friar of the St Joseph Province (New York) of the Order of Preachers (Dominicans). His research work centers on economic ethics. His most recent book is Catholic Missionaries and Their Work with the Poor (Routledge, 2019).

Economic ethics

Development economics

Lead editor for Oxford Handbook of Religion and Economic Ethics (2024)

“Analytical Synthesis: Religion and Economic Ethics,” Chapter 35 in Oxford Handbook of Religion and Economic Ethics (2024).

Biblical Economic Ethics: Sacred Scripture’s Teachings on Economic Life (Lexington, 2013)