Academic Department of Economics

Authorities

CARLOS PARODI
He is Main professor and Head of the Academic Department of Economics in the Undergraduate School and professor in the Graduate School. He is also lead researcher at the Research Center of Universidad del Pacífico. He holds a Master of Arts in Economics from Georgetown University (ILADES), and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Universidad del Pacífico. He has experience as a professor in charge of the courses of General Economics for undergraduates, and Environmental Analysis, Fundamentals of Economics for Public Decisions, and Economics and Business Management for graduates. His areas of interest include economic policy, social policy, the international financial crisis, the economic development of Latin America and social management, subjects on which he has published several books and articles and has given several talks.
HEAD OF THE ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

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Full - time professors
Elsa Del Castillo

MANUEL BARRON

A researcher at Universidad del Pacífico Research Center and full-time associate professor at Universidad del Pacífico Academic Department of Economics. He holds a Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics and Natural Resources from the University of California, Berkeley (United States), a Master’s degree in Development Economics from Oxford University (the United Kingdom) and an Economics Degree from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.

Elsa Del Castillo

MARÍA PÍA BASURTO

Fulltime professor in the Department of Economics and researcher at CIUP. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz (United States); an M.A. in Economics from the same university and a bachelor's degree in Economics from Universidad del Pacífico.

Elsa Del Castillo

ARLETTE BELTRAN

Vice President for Research at Universidad del Pacífico. Full professor of the Department of Economics at Universidad del Pacífico and member of the Research Center of this university. She has a Ph.D. in Economics from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Master of Arts in Economics from Georgetown University and Licenciatura (Professional license) in Economics from Universidad del Pacífico. She has been Dean and Associate Dean of the School of Economics and Finance, and Head of the Department of Economics at Universidad del Pacífico.

Elsa Del Castillo

NOELIA BERNAL

Full-time associate professor at the Academic Department of Economics and researcher at Universidad del Pacífico Research Center. She holds a PhD in Economics from Tilburg University (the Netherlands); Master in Science degrees in Economics Research and Aging Finances, both from Tilburg University; and a BA in Social Sciences majoring in Economics from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.

Elsa Del Castillo

JOSE LUIS BONIFAZ

Director of the School of Public Management at Universidad del Pacífico, director of the Master program in Regulation of Public Services and Infrastructure Management at Universidad del Pacífico. He graduated as a civil engineer from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and holds a Master of Arts from Georgetown University.

Elsa Del Castillo

ORESTES BUENO

Professor and researcher at Universidad del Pacífico Academic Department of Economics and member of Universidad del Pacífico Research Center (CIUP). PhD in Mathematics from Instituto de Matemática Pura e Aplicada (IMPA) in Rio de Janeiro (Brasil); holder of a Master’s degree in Applied Mathematics from Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería and a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, Peru.

Elsa Del Castillo

CARLOS CASAS

Full Professor in the Department of Economics and researcher at Universidad del Pacífico Research Center. Former vice-minister of Economy. He holds a Master of Arts in Economics from Georgetown University and a degree in Economics from Universidad del Pacífico.