Dr. Stephen Salter and Dr. Esperanza Huerta Receive BALAS Award
July 13, 2009
Dr. Stephen Salter and Dr. Esperanza Huerta of the UTEP Business Accounting Department have been awarded the prestigious Sion Raveed Award for BALAS 2009.
The Sion Raveed Award, in memory of Professor Sion Raveed, an early BALAS supporter and organizer, is granted to the outstanding professional paper presented at the annual BALAS Conference.
BALAS is the first international business and economics professional association to focus exclusively on the study of economics, management, leadership and industry in Latin America and the Caribbean. The organization is strongly international in character, with members from all over the world – from over 30 countries.
BALAS is an international organization dedicated to bringing together scholars, professional managers and decision makers to facilitate the exchange of information and ideas and to provide leadership in the areas of Latin American business and economic research and practice. BALAS provides a leadership role in sponsoring forums for exchanges of ideas, information dissemination, research collaboration and education activities of the highest professional quality.