Beatriz Armendariz Holds An M. Phil in Economics from The University Of Cambridge
Beatriz Armendariz Holds An M. Phil in Economics from The University Of Cambridge A Lecturer at Harvard University (USA) and University College London (UK), Beatriz Armendariz has pursued her education from some of most prestigious educational institutes. She completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from ITAM, Mexico, and her M. Phil in Economics from the University of Cambridge, UK. Thereafter, she attended EHESS, Paris and completed her Ph. D in Economics, with Dissertation on the topic of “Foreign Debt Negotiations: An Historical and Theoretical Analysis”.
Academic background Beatriz Armendariz attended ITAM, Mexico to pursue her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics (1984) and thereafter enrolled at the University of Cambridge, UK (1986) to complete her M. Phil in Economics. She also holds Ph.D in Economics from EHESS, Paris, France, with Dissertation on “Foreign Debt Negotiations: An Historical and Theoretical Analysis”.
Professional experience Throughout her career, Beatriz Armendariz has held several prominent positions at different educational institutes. She served as Teaching Assistant at ITAM; as Research Officer at INEGI (Mexico); as Visiting Scholar in Economics Department of MIT, Cambridge; as Lecturer in Economics at London School of Economics; as Visiting Professor at Toulouse School of Economics (France); and as Lecturer in Economics at University College London, UK. From 2000 to 2002, she served as a Research Fellow at the Center for International Development, Harvard University, and then as Senior Lecturer in Economics at University College London, UK.
Publications Beatriz Armendariz co-authored The Economics of Microfinance, First Edition (2005), and Second Edition (2010), with Jonathan Morduch. Her forthcoming books are The Handbook of Microfinance, with Marc Labie, and The Economics of Contemporary Latin American Economy, with Felipe Larrain. Currently, she is working on various field projects, most notably on Environmentally-friendly Rural Farming in Burundi, with Ephrem Niyongabo of Universite de Mons, Belgium.
The Recipient of various grants and awards In 2009, Beatriz Armendariz received “Brains Back in Brussels” research grant from the Government of Brussels, Belgium. In addition to this, she also won Raul Bailleres Academic Award” given by ITAM Mexico, D.F., Mexico (2006-2007).
Summer School Professor at Universidad de los Andes Beatriz Armendariz has been appointed as a Summer School Professor at Universidad de los Andes- one of the best universities in Latin America. She will be teaching the course in Microfinance-Theoretical and Empirical Advances to students in Spanish language.
Beatriz Armendariz Is a Lecturer in Economics Beatriz Armendariz is a resident of London and a Senior Lecturer in Economics. She is presently teaching at the University College London in United Kingdom. Prior to this, she was associated with the Harvard University, USA as a lecturer in Economics. She completed her graduation in Economics from Mexico in 1984 followed by M Phil in Economics from University of Cambridge, UK. Later on, she did her Ph. D from France. ‘Foreign Debt Negotiations: A Historical and Theoretical Analysis’ was her topic of Ph. D Dissertation. She is an intellectual person and is also the founding member of the Grameen Credit Agricole Microfinance and Gender Equality Fund. She has travelled a lot and has been moving from one part of the world to other. She is a prominent research fellow and an active member of the Scientific Committee.
Research Fellow, Center for International Development, Harvard University (2000 to 2002) Throughout her career, Beatriz Armendariz has worked with many leading educational institutions. From 2000 to 2002, she served as Research Fellow at the Center for International Development (CID), Harvard University. The CID is a nonprofit academic research center that focuses on generating shared and sustainable prosperity in developing nations. As Harvard’s main center for research on international development, CID actively creates, integrates and applies knowledge from the university and beyond to promote understanding of development solutions and challenges.
Beatriz Armendariz – Founding Member Of Grameen Credit Agricole Microfinance Foundation Beatriz Armendariz is a highly qualified individual, with vast amount of experience working as a Lecturer in several leading educational institutions. She is the Founding Member of Grameen Credit Agricole Microfinance Foundation, Paris and serves on its Board of Directors. She is also a Research Fellow and Member of the Scientific Committee for the Center for European Research in Microfinance (CERMi). Her current academic positions are Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University College London, UK (2010 to 2011), and Lecturer in Economics at Harvard University, USA (2010 to 2011).
Visiting Scholar at David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies From 1998 to 1999, Beatriz Armendariz was a Visiting Scholar at David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University. Established in 1994, DRCLAS focuses on increasing knowledge of economies, cultures, histories, environment and contemporary affairs of present and past Latin America. The mission of this organization is to strengthen relationship between Harvard and institutions throughout Latin America, and to improve public understanding of Latin America in the U.S. and abroad.
Other Positions Some other positions held by the lecturer Beatriz Armendariz include Research Associate at Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Development Center (Paris); Visiting Professor at Toulouse School of Economics, Toulouse (France); Teaching Assistant at ITAM, Mexico; Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge: and more.