Beatriz Magaloni is an Associate Professor in the Department of political science and a Senior Fellow at FSI. She is also an affiliated faculty member of the Woods Institute of the Environment (2011-2013), a Faculty Fellow at the Stanford Center for International Development, and became an affiliated faculty member at CISAC in 2014. She is the Director of the Program on Poverty and Governance.
Ana Laura Magaloni is currently the Director of the Division of Legal Studies and Professor at the Center for Economic Research and Teaching in Mexico (CIDE). She has been a visiting researcher at the European Law Research Center at Harvard University and a visiting professor of International and Comparative Law Research Center at the University of California at Berkeley. At the Legal Studies Division of the Supreme Court she worked in collaboration with peers at the Stanford Law School to design a new way of teaching law based on the study of problems and cases. This included empirical analysis of the impact of legal norms in society and in the political system. She is an editorialist at the Reforma newspaper, leads the TV program "Full Justice," and participates as an analyst on security and justice on a radio newscast with Denise Maerker. Her research and publications focus on both system administration and enforcement of justice, as well as the Supreme Court. She holds a Doctorate of Law from the Autonomous University of Madrid and a degree in law from Mexico’s Autonomous Institute of Technology.
This presentation was presented during CDDRL's Program on Poverty and Governance's 2015 conference, "Educational and Entrepreneurial Initiatives to Support Youth in Places of Violence." The conference was held on April 28-29, 2015, at Stanford University.
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