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Ana Laura Magaloni

Guest Speaker

Professional affiliation

Professor, Center for Economic Research and Teaching (CIDE), Mexico

Full Biography

Dr. Ana Laura Magaloni Kerpel is currently the Director of the Division of Legal Studies at 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 currently holds a  Doctor of Law from the Autonomous University of Madrid and a degree in law from ITAM.