Jose Morales-Arilla is an Assistant Professor in Texas A&M’s Bush School of Government and Public Service. He is also a Research Fellow at the Mosbacher Institute for Trade, Economics and Public Policy, and a Faculty Affiliate in Texas A&M’s Energy Institute. His fields of research are Political Economy and Development Economics. His work leverages advanced quantitative methods to study the political causes and consequences of some of today’s most pressing development issues (Inequality, violence, trade and growth) with a special focus on Latin America. He holds a PhD in Public Policy from Harvard University, and he pursued postdoctoral research at Princeton’s Politics Department and at Harvard’s Growth Lab.
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