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Full Professor of the Department of Economics and Associate Dean of the School of Economics and Finance of Universidad del Pacífico. He has a DPhil (Ph.D.) in International Development from the University of Oxford and an MSc Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He has a Bachelor's degree and a Licentiate (professional license) in Economics from Universidad del Pacífico. His research work focuses on child development, skills training, education, and applied microeconometrics. He has various publications associated with these topics and has been a consultant for institutions such as the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), the Department for International Development of the United Kingdom, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Development and Social Inclusion and the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Peru.

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


Doctor of Philosophy, University of Oxford

13 May 2017

Licenciado en Economía, Universidad del Pacífico

22 Dec 2010

Master of Science in Economics, The London School of Economics and Political Science

31 Jul 2003

Bachiller en Economía, Universidad del Pacífico

9 Sep 1998

Concytec Score

  • Level V

Researching Topics

  • Poverty and inequality
  • Economic growth
  • Development and emerging economies
  • Macroeconomics
  • Economic policy
  • Credit
  • Taxes
  • Higher education and employment
  • Basic education
  • Educational policies
  • Funding and scholarships
  • Social policies
  • Cultural studies
  • Social groups
  • Mathematics and statistics
  • Technology
  • Science
  • STEM careers
  • Anemia
  • Child development
  • Skills training

Teaching Topics

  • Econometrics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Statistics


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