Research Areas: Economic History; Social Networks; Economic Growth; Political Economy
Javier Mejia is a Postdoctoral Associate at the Social Science division at New York University Abu Dhabi. He received his PhD in Economics from Los Andes University. He has been a Visiting Scholar at the University of Bordeaux and a Visiting Student Researcher at Stanford University. His work focuses on the intersection between social networks and economic history.
His geographical areas of specialty are Latin America and the Middle East.
Javier Mejia is Secretary of the Colombian Economic History Association.