Ricardo Arguello

Ricardo Arguello is a Professor in the Faculty of Economics at Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá, Colombia. He holds a BSc in economics from Universidad Externado de Colombia, a MSc in agricultural economics from Cornell University and a PhD in regional science from Cornell University. His main work areas are international trade, with emphasis in the quantitative analysis of the effects of trade policy, and agricultural economics, with emphasis on the quantitative analysis of agricultural policy. He teaches international trade theory, trade policy, and quantitative trade analysis. He also is a consultant for several Colombian and international organizations.

Fields of specialization

Poverty and inequality , Globalization and trade


Title Country Themes
Commodity Booms, Human Capital, and Economic Growth. An Application to Colombia Colombia Labour markets and employment , Youth and children
Dutch Disease, Informality, and Employment Intensity in Colombia Colombia Labour markets and employment
THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC CRISIS AND THE COLOMBIAN ECONOMY Colombia Labour markets and employment , Globalization and trade
Poverty impacts of agricultural policy adjustments in an opening economy: the case of Colombia Colombia Poverty and Inequality , Globalization and trade , Agriculture and food security
Poverty Impacts of Increased Openness and Fiscal Policies in a dollarized economy: A CGE-Micro Approach for Ecuador Ecuador Poverty and Inequality , Fiscal policy , Globalization and trade


Mr. Ricardo Arguello
Faculty of Economics
Universidad del Rosario

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