Personal profile

Overview

My research is focused on the links between income inequality and economic growth, and on the measurement of the middle class and its role in development. Particularly, my PhD studies these issues in the case of Mexico from an economic perspective using quantitative methods.

Teaching

Teaching Assistant in the course International Finance for Development

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Economics, Not required, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (National University of Mexico)

Bachelor of Economics, The Industrial Development Zone of Northeastern Mexico, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (National University of Mexico)

Areas of expertise

  • H Social Sciences (General)
  • Income inequality, Middle class, Mexico
  • HB Economic Theory
  • Economic growth, economic development

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Global inequalities
  • Global Development Institute