Rodrigo Azuero Melo
Visiting Assistant Professor
Department of Quantitative Theory & Methods
Office: Tarbutton 217B
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1555 Dickey Dr
Atlanta, Georgia 30322
- Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA, 2017
- M.A., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA, 2015
- MA, Economics, Universidad de los Andes, Bogota, Colombia, 2011
- B.S., Economics (History Minor), Universidad de los Andes, Bogota, Colombia, 2009
Dr. Azuero is on a one-year leave from his position as an Economist at the Inter-American Development Bank to teach at Emory as a Visiting Assistant Professor. He obtained a PhD in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania in May, 2017.
You can find his CV here.
Labor Economics, Development Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics
Schady, N. Behrman, J. Araujo, MC. Azuero, R. et. al. Wealth Gradients in Early Childhood Cognitive Development in Five Latin American. Journal of Human Resources. 2015, 50(2):446-463.
Azuero, R. (2019). “Evaluating Early Childhood Policies: An Estimable Model of Family Child Investments”. (Job Market Paper)
Azuero, R. & Zarruk, D. 2019. “The Effects of Student Loans on the Provision and Demand for Higher Education”.