About Roberto Vélez Grajales

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BIO

Roberto Vélez Grajales is director for the Social Mobility Program at the Espinosa Yglesias Research Centre in Mexico City. He is an Economist with doctoral studies on Modern History. His research interest subjects include social mobility, human development and anthropometric history. On all these areas he has coordinated, authored or worked as a consultant for several academic studies or public policy reports.

Papers

Measuring Inequality in Living Standards with Anthropometric Indicators: The Case of Mexico 1850–1986

Female Labour Supply and Intergenerational Preference Formation: Evidence for Mexico

Is Entrepreneurship Inherited? A Study of Intergenerational Social Mobility in Mexico