Professor of Professional Practice in International and Public Affairs
Director of the Economic and Political Development Concentration
Research focus: Global economic governance with a focus on the global monetary and financial architecture, developing countries’ macroeconomic policies, particularly in Latin America, and economic history of Latin America
Research areas include: Macroeconomic theory and policy, international financial issues, economic and social development, international trade, and Colombian and Latin American economic history.
The Economic Development of Latin America since Independence, with Luis Bértola (2012).
Development Cooperation in Times of Crisis, edited with José Antonio Alonso (2012)
Oxford Handbook of Latin American Economics, edited with Jaime Ros (2011).
Time for a Visible Hand: Lessons from the 2008 World Financial Crisis, edited with Stephany Griffith-Jones and Joseph E. Stiglitz (2010).
Growth and Policy in Developing Countries: A Structuralist Approach, with Lance Taylor and Codrina Rada (2009).
Education: BA, Economics and Sociology (University of Notre Dame); PhD, Economics (Yale University)