Dr Susan W. Parker
Director of the Division of Economics and Professor of Economics, Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE), Mexico.
Susan W. Parker is Director of the Division of Economics and Professor of Economics at the Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE) in Mexico City. She obtained her doctorate in economics from Yale University. Her research focuses on education, labor and health in developing countries. She is an expert on the design, implementation and evaluation of programs in Mexico, both in randomized controlled trials and in their non-experimental follow-up. She has also studied implementation and targeting issues in the evaluation of social programs. She has published widely on these topics in international journals including the Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Human Resources, International Economic Review, the Journal of the European Economics Association, Economic Development and Cultural Change, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Journal of Population Economics and Demography