Alex Porter, M.A.

Hometown: Greensboro, NC

Education:

B.A. Economics, Bellarmine University, 2011

M.A. Global Finance, Trade, and Economic Integration, University of Denver – Josef Korbel School of International Studies, 2014

Alex Porter is a research consultant at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for International Futures at the University of Denver. Until June 2017, he was a research consultant for the African Futures and Innovation Programme at the Institute for Security Studies in Pretoria. Recently, he has written and/or contributed to a number of sector and country specific trends reports and provided long term policy analyses for clients such as USAID, Irish Aid, Western Cape provincial government of South Africa, and the Institute for Security Studies.