Eduardo Montero


I am an economist interested in development economics, political economy, and economic history. 

I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy. I am a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), and an affiliate of the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD).  I was a postdoctoral scholar at the Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies (2019, 2022).

I am from San José, Costa Rica.  I received my Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University in 2018. I graduated from Stanford University with a B.A. in Economics in 2010 and an M.S. in Statistics in 2011.

Here is my CV.