Ph.D., Georgia State University (in progress)
M.A., Georgetown University and ILADES-Universidad Alberto Hurtado (Chile)
B.A., Universidad del Norte (Colombia)
Jesús Villero is a Graduate Assistant for the Georgia Policy Labs. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Economics at Georgia State University. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Universidad del Norte (Colombia) and master’s degrees in economics from Georgetown University and ILADES-Universidad Alberto Hurtado (Chile). Before joining Georgia State, Jesús was a Research Associate at Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA), where he worked on financial inclusion projects. His areas of interest are development economics, labor economics, and family economics.