Eduardo Ortiz-Juarez is a PhD student in the Department of International Development. He also holds a position as Research Associate at the Commitment to Equity Institute (CEQI) at Tulane University. Before joining King’s, Eduardo was a Non-resident Associate Research Fellow at the Center for Inter-American Policy and Research (CIPR) at Tulane University.
He also worked as Senior Economist at the Latin America and the Caribbean Bureau of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in New York, where he conducted research on poverty, inequality, human development, and the redistributive effects of fiscal and social policies, with a focus on Latin America. He has also worked as consultant for the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), UNU-WIDER, the Ibero-American General Secretariat (SEGIB), amongst other organisations and national governments, and served as Deputy Director of Economic and Social Analysis at the Mexican Ministry of Social Development.
Thesis title: 'An Asset-based Approach to Well-being Dynamics and Economic Mobility'
Eduardo's research at King’s focuses on the assessment of economic mobility, inequality of opportunity, and chronic poverty. His previous research on income inequality, poverty and vulnerability, and the measurement of the middle class has been cited above 1,200 times and published in collective volumes and peer-reviewed journals, including World Development, Oxford Development Studies, The Journal of Economic Inequality, the Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, and Social Indicators Research.
He has also co-edited a book on social policy in Mexico and a special issue on income inequality in Latin America for the Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, as well as co-authored institutional reports at UNDP and the World Bank.
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Ortiz-Juarez, E., Lopez-Calva, L. F. & Rodríguez-Castelán, C., Aug 2020, (IZA Discussion Papers; no. 13577). Research output: Working paper
Ortiz-Juarez, E., Sumner, A. & Hoy, C., Jun 2020, (WIDER Working Paper; no. 77/2020). Research output: Working paper. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.35188/UNU-WIDER/2020/834-4
Ortiz-Juarez, E., Sumner, A. & Hoy, C., Apr 2020, (WIDER Working Paper 2020/43). Research output: Working paper. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.35188/UNU-WIDER/2020/800-9
Lopez-Calva, L. F., Ortiz-Juarez, E. & Rodríguez-Castelán, C., 2019, World Bank, (Policy Research Working Paper; no. 9038). Research output: Working paper
de la Fuente, A., Ortiz-Juárez, E. & Rodríguez-Castelán, C., 2018, In : Oxford Development Studies. 46, 1, p. 10-27 Research output: Contribution to journal - Article. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1080/13600818.2017.1328047
Martinez-Aguilar, S., Fuchs, A., Ortiz-Juarez, E. & del Carmen, G., 2018, Commitment to Equity Handbook. A Guide to Estimating the Impact of Fiscal Policy on Inequality and Poverty. Lustig, N. (ed.). Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, p. 568-600 Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter
Ortiz-Juarez, E., 2017, New York: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Research output: Book/Report - Commissioned report
Lustig, N., Lopez-Calva, L. F. & Ortiz-Juarez, E., 2016, Inequality and Growth: Patterns and Policy. Volume II: Regions and Regularities. Basu, K. & Stiglitz, J. (eds.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 212-247 Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137554598_7
Abud, M. J., Gómez Arteaga, N., González, A., Gray Molina, G., Ortiz-Juarez, E., Sagredo, J. & Vásquez, J., 2016, New York: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Research output: Book/Report - Report
Lopez-Calva, L. F., Lustig, N. & Ortiz-Juarez, E., 2015, In : Journal of Human Development and Capabilities. 16, 3, p. 319-323 Research output: Contribution to journal - Article. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1080/19452829.2015.1082720