Mario Chacon, Assistant Professor of Political Science, NYUAD
Mario Chacon, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Social Science, NYUAD

Mario Chacon

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Social Science

Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi

e: mario.chacon@nyu.edu

Biography

B.A., M.A. Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia); M.A., Ph.D. Yale University

Mario Chacon studies comparative political economy and development, particularly in Latin American nations. He has published on democracy and on economic opportunities and inequalities in Colombia. Currently, Chacon is working on the rise of armed clientelism in Colombia as a result of the ongoing civil war, as well as the spillover effects of civil conflict.

For more information, please visit Mario Chacon's Website.