Rafael Arias Ramírez

Rafael Arias Ramírez

Rafael Arias Ramírez

Economist who specializes in economic development, development economics, public policy and regional economics. His master's studies were completed at the Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota with a focus in public policy and economic development. His Ph.D. is from the University of Minnesota with a specialization in regional economics. He is currently a professor and researcher at the School of Economics of the Universidad Nacional in Costa Rica, where he teaches courses in the area of political economy and economic thought. Furthermore, he is the coordinator of the economic team of the Costa Rican Association of Economic Sciences.