Faculty associated with the Department of Economics

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Claudio Bravo Ortega

Professor of the Department of Economic at University of Chile

PhD. in Economics, University of California, Berkeley. MSc. Industrial Engineering, University of Chile. BSc

 

clbravo@econ.uchile.cl

 

Research Interests: 

Economics of Innovation and Growth, International Economics, Development Economics.

Dante Contreras

Director of the Department of Economics at University of Chile

Ph.D. in Economics, University of California, Los Angeles. Commercial Engineer, Universidad de Chile

 

dcontrer@econ.uchile.cl

 

Research Interests: 

Economics of Education, Poverty, Income Distribution, Social Policy, Impact Evaluation.

Ramón López

Professor of the Departament of Economics at University of Chile

Ph.D. in Economics, The University of British Columbia. M.Sc. in Agricultural Economics, The University of British Columbia. M.A. in Economics, University of Chile. B.S. 1973, in Agricultural Economics, Universidad de Chile.
 
 
 
Research Interests: 

Development, Economic Growth, Environmental Sustainability.

 

Joseph Ramos

Professor of the Department of Economics at University of Chile 

Ph.D. in Economics, Columbia University. BS (Electric Engineering), Columbia School of Engineering. BA, Columbia Collage.

 

jramos@econ.uchile.cl

 

Research Interests: 

Labour Economics, Macroeconomics, Development.

Jorge Katz

Professor of the Departament of Economics at University of Chile

Ph.D. in Political Economy, Oxford University.

 

jorgekatz@terra.cl

 

Research Interests: 

Industrial Economics, Technology, Innovation Theory.

Ricardo Ffrench-Davis

Professor of the Departament of Economics at University of Chile

PhD in Economics, University of Chicago. Commercial Engineer Catholic University of Chile.

 

rffrench@econ.uchile.cl

 

Research Interests: 

International Trade and Finance, Growth and Economic Development.