focuses in the design of institutions to promote cooperation
over the use of local shared resources in the developing world.
I conducted economic experiments and participatory workshops
in rural Colombia with direct users of natural resources, to
analyze the effect of different institutions on individual behavior.
I have also been working with Professors John Stranlund and James
Murphy, in the design and conduction of laboratory experiments
to test compliance behavior and enforcement strategies for environmental
I am interested in local natural
resources management and rural development in Latin America.
More about the field experiments
Centralized and Decentralized Management of Local Common Pool Resources in the Developing World: Experimental Evidence from Fishing Communities in Colombia
What Motivates Common Pool Resource Users?
Experimental Evidence from the Field
Within and Between Group Variation of Individual Strategies in Common Pool Resources: Evidence from Field Experiments
Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
friend Veronica and I in Palomino, La Guajira, Colombia,
Experiment's Instructions In Guarinocito, Caldas Colombia.