I am an economist with research interests in international trade and macro development. I received my Ph.D. in Economics from UCLA in 2020.
I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at Yale University's School of Management, a Faculty Affiliate of the Economic Growth Center, and a Research Affiliate of the Cowles Foundation.
I am also a Faculty Research Fellow at the NBER. Previously, I was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Princeton University.
with Esteban Méndez
AEA, Papers and Proceedings, 2022
Review of Economic Studies, revise and resubmit
NBER Working Paper No. 29968
Media coverage: New York Times, Financial Times, Bloomberg, Fortune, National Public Radio, Cointelegraph, The Christian Science Monitor
Prepared for “Roots of Underdevelopment: A New Economic (and Political) History of Latin America and the Caribbean."
Palgrave, Macmillan. 2022
with Matías Herrera Dappe and Mathilde Lebrand
Work in Progress
Detour Ahead: Market Frictions and Path Dependence in Transport Networks with Marta Santamaría
Diana Van Patten
Yale School of Management
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