Ph.D. in Economics - Universidad de Barcelona
Miguel Angel Santos is a Senior Research Fellow at the Center for International Development at Harvard. Before joining academia, Miguel Angel accumulated more than ten years of experience doing corporate finance and business development in Latin America, working for large family business, investment banks, and multinational companies. He holds an MBA degree from Instituto de Estudios Superiores en Administracion (IESA), two M.Sc. degrees in Economics and Specialized Economic Analysis from Universitat Pompeu Fabra, a Master in Public Administration from Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and a Ph.D. in Economics from Universidad de Barcelona. He has been granted the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation since 2004. In 2013, he was the Head of the Macroeconomic Policy Team for presidential candidate Henrique Capriles Radonski in the Venezuelan elections of that year. Miguel Angel is an Adjunct Professor to the Center of Finance at IESA, where he has been teaching macroeconomics and corporate finance since 1997. His interests revolve around macroeconomic policy, economic growth, financial flows, and the political economy of reform. Born in Venezuela, he enjoys traveling, reading and writing.