Goran Mirascic was born in 1977 in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. He received his B.A. and MBA degrees from Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO, USA. In January 2010, he earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the Faculty of Economics at the University of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Mirascic is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University Sarajevo – School of Science and Technology and he serves as an Economic Policy Advisor to the Prime Minister of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Since May of 2011, he is a member of an Expert Body of the Fiscal Council of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Mirascic has published many articles in the field of International Economics, Public Sector Economics, and Public Finance. He has participated at numerous domestic and international conferences.