Carlos Schmidt-Padilla

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Carlos Schmidt-Padilla

Carlos Schmidt-Padilla

  • Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford Impact Labs (SIL), affiliated with PovGov at CDDRL
Encina Hall 616 Jane Stanford Way Stanford, CA 94305-6055

Biography

I received my PhD in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley, where I was also a Research Associate at the Center on the Politics of Development. Broadly, my research interests encompass the political economy of development of Latin America and of sub-Saharan Africa. In particular, I study questions concerning crime, human capital, immigration, and policing in developing countries. I am from San Salvador, El Salvador.