My research lies at the intersection of Development Economics, Economic History and Economic Growth. I am particularly interested in economic persistence with an emphasis on Latin America. I obtained my PhD from Universitat Pompeu Fabra and the European Doctoral Program in 2015.
The Mission: Human Capital Transmission, Economic Persistence and Culture in South America. The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Volume 134, Issue 1, February 2019.
The Persistence of (Subnational) Fortune. (with Willliam F. Maloney), The Economic Journal, Volume 126, Issue 598, December 2016.
Engineering Growth: Innovative Capacity and Development in the Americas. (with William Maloney), February 2017.
Country of Women? Repercussions of the Triple Alliance War in Paraguay. (with Jennifer Alix-Garcia, Laura Schechter, Jessica Zhu), Centre for Policy Economic Research, May 2020.
The Long Shadow of the Spanish Civil War. (with Ana Tur-Prats), Centre for Economic Policy Research, July 2020.
Collateral Damage: The Legacy of the Secret War in Laos. (with Juan Felipe Riano), Centre for Economic Policy Research, October 2020.
Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), Research Affiliate
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Research Affiliate