I am a second year Economics PhD Student at the University of California, Berkeley.

I am a Research Assistant to Benjamin Faber, Mathilde Muñoz, and Antoine Levy.

I am also a Research Assistant to Sydnee Caldwell and Ingrid Haegele.

My interests are: Labor and Development Economics, Inequality and Economics of Education.


Link to my CV

Work in Progress:

  • The Local Economic Implications of Mobile Pensioners: Evidence from Europe, with Benjamin Faber (UC Berkeley), Antoine Levy (UC Berkeley) and Mathilde Muñoz (UC Berkeley).
  • Top Students: Pushing Ahead and Pulling Along, with Alonso Alfaro (BCCR).

Recent publications:

  • The Role of the Gender Wage Gap in Overall Wage Inequality: A quantitative exercise. Journal Economía-LACEA, Volume 21, Number 1, Fall 2020, pp. 169-207. (PUBLICATION) (WORKING PAPER)

  • Importancia relativa de los beneficios intangibles de la Inversión Extranjera Directa (IED) en Zonas Francas en Costa Rica. Con Alonso Alfaro, Isabela Manelici y José Vásquez. Documento de investigación DI-08-2021, Departamento de Investigación, Banco Central de Costa Rica. (PUBLICATION)