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Laura Flamand

Dr. Laura Flamand currently works at the Centro de Estudios Internacionales of El Colegio de Mexico.  She earned her Ph.D.  in Political Science at the University of Rochester (NY) in 2004 after undertaking a pre-doctoral fellowship at the Department of Political Studies at the University of Oxford (UK). She became a research professor at El Colegio de la Frontera Norte (México) in 2004, and is a member of the Mexican National System of Scholars (SNI) since 2006. Her research focuses on comparative political institutions, intergovernmental public policy, social inequalities and applied statistics. Laura Flamand has ample experience in academic leadership as she has coordinated more than fourteen research projects with external funding from the World Bank, the United Nations Development Program and several government agencies in Mexico. 

Research areas:
Comparative politics from Latin America
Public policy analysis and evaluation
Federalism and intergovernmental relations
Social inequalities
Statistical methods

Selected Publications:

Altamirano, Melina; Flamand, Laura, coords. (2018) Inequalities in México/2018 (white paper). México: El Colegio de México.
Flamand, Laura; Rojas-Bracho, Leonor (2015). ¿Cómo gobernar la contaminación en México? Alternativas de política pública ambiental.  México: El Colegio de México.

Flamand, Laura; Jaimes, Carlos Moreno (2014). Seguro popular y federalismo en México. Un análisis de política pública. México: CIDE.