Samuel Z. Stone Professor of Latin American Economics
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley
Research interests: development economics, inequality and poverty
Department of Economics
Stone Center for Latin American Studies
204 Tilton Hall
Nora Lustig is Samuel Z. Stone Professor of Latin American Economics and Director of the Commitment to Equity Institute (CEQ) at Tulane University. Professor Lustig’s research focuses on economic development, poverty and inequality, and social policies in developing countries. She has published more than seventy articles and fifteen edited volumes and books. Her current research is centered on assessing the impact of taxation and social spending on inequality and poverty in low and middle income countries, and on the determinants of income distribution in Latin America.
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