Towson University – Baltimore County Public School Model United Nations
The TU-BCPS Model United Nations Conference seeks to develop Baltimore County high school students' awareness of global issues and the problem-solving processes involved in international relations.
2021 Keynote Speaker:
Tom Dowling is an economist at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in the Western Hemisphere Department. He has worked at the IMF for 13 years on projects and programs for countries including the United States, Canada, Trinidad and Tobago, Suriname, Barbados, Denmark, and Sweden. His areas of research include forecasting, financial intermediation, international trade, and poverty and inequality. Prior to working at the IMF, he worked at the World Bank on international trade issues and at Sage Policy Group in Baltimore. He completed his undergraduate studies at Towson University, majoring in Political Science and Economics, and his graduate work at George Washington University and American University. Prior to studying at Towson, he was a chef and wine consultant.