Last updated on: 10/20/2016 | Author: ProCon.org

Fernando Rios-Avila, PhD Biography

Title:
Research Scholar at the Levy Economics Institute of Bard College
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Oct. 20, 2016

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with advanced degrees in fields relevant to immigration. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to immigration.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Research Scholar, Levy Economics Institute, Bard College, 2013-present
  • Research Assistant, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, July 2010-presnt
  • Former Graduate Research Assistant, Georgia State University
  • Researcher-Consultant, Unidad de Analisis Politicas Sociales y Economicas, July 2005-June 2007
Education:
  • PhD, Economics, Georgia State University
  • Advanced Studies Program Certificate, International Economics and Policy Research, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (Germany), 2008
  • Licenciatura (undergraduate degree), Economics, Universidad Católica Boliviana at La Paz (Bolivia)
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does Illegal Immigration Disadvantage American Workers?