Alma Irene Sobrevilla Gonzalez

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Research title

THE ROLE OF WOMEN EMPOWERMENT IN BREAKING THE PROCESS OF INTERGENERATIONAL HEALTH TRANSMISSION.

Research summary

PhD Topic:

development Economics

Research Interests:

Child health and welfare, intergenerational transmission of anthropometric and economic outcomes, women’s empowerment, human capital and chronic poverty, migration.


Additional information

After graduating with honours from the School of Economics at the Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon (UANL), Alma worked for three years at the Bank of Mexico as a research economist, collaborating in the elaboration of the Quarterly Report of Regional Economies and a variety of specific research projects on competitiveness and inflation dynamics. In 2013, Alma got her Master’s degree in Development Economics from the University of Sussex with distinction, being also awarded the prize for the best performance in Economics.