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

My interests are: Labor and Development Economics, with a focus on 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).
  • Switching from High-stakes to Low-stakes Evaluation: Evidence from a University-level Reform, with Alonso Alfaro (BCCR).
  • Some Insights on Talent Heterogeneity, 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) (PRE-PRINT)

  • 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)