Gadiel Ramirez is a finance doctoral student at the AACSB Accredited Graduate School of Business. His dissertation includes measurement of the local job impact of Act 20 and Act 22. He is an expert at reducing portfolio taxes through both acts.
As part of his doctoral work Gadiel spearheads a team of corporate finance MBA students who research and present a free course on Act 20 and 22 as public service to assist in bringing new jobs to the Puerto Rican island economy.
Professor Eric Powers and Professor Scott Brown guide Gadiel's dissertation.
Professor Powers is an associate professor of finance of the AACSB Accredited Darla Moore School of Business of the University of South Carolina. Eric holds a Doctorate. in finance from the Sloan School of Business of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Professor Brown is an associate professor of the AACSB Accredited Graduate School of Business of the University of Puerto Rico. Scott holds a Doctorate in finance from the Darla Moore School of Business of the University of South Carolina.