Professor Carlos Larrea

Professor Carlos Larrea

Position: Visiting Fellow
School and/or Centres: Australian National Centre for Latin American Studies



PhD, York University, Canada

Researcher profile:


Carlos Larrea is Professor of Social Studies at the Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar, in Quito, Ecuador, and currently Visiting Fellow at the School of Politics and International Relations at ANU. He holds his Ph.D. in political economy from York University, Canada, and has post-doctoral studies in health and development from Harvard University.  Carlos was a technical adviser of the Yasuni- ITT Initiative in Ecuador, and a consultant for international institutions such as UNDP, UNICEF, PAHO, ILO, UICN, World Bank and IDB. He has published about 15 books and 85 articles, and his current research interests are sustainability and human development in Ecuador and Latin America.


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