María Alejandra Vélez Lesmes

María Alejandra Vélez Lesmes

María Alejandra Vélez Lesmes

Associate professor at the Faculty of Administration, Universidad de los Andes. Economist from the Universidad de los Andes with a Ph.D. in Economics of Natural Resources from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She was a researcher at the Center for Research on Environmental Decisions at Columbia University and a visiting professor at the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at Duke University. His research focuses on governance and institutional design for natural resource management in rural communities in developing countries.