Previous Research Fellow
Carolina Ortega is an Assistant Professor at Universidad Nacional de Tucuman and independent consultant at Compass Lexecon. She obtained her PhD from the Department of Economics at Universidad de Alcalá de Henares in Madrid, Spain, in 2007. She graduated in B.Sc Economics from the Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Argentina. Subsequently, she obtained her Diploma de Estudios Avanzados (Equivalent to M.Sc in Economics) in 2003. Her main research interest is applied labour economics, with a particular focus on issues of immigration.
She visited CReAM from October 2006 until June 2007 under the EU program - Transnationality of Migrants (TOM).
She is currently working as Associate Researcher at LECG(Madrid).