She holds a PhD in International Relations from the University of Oxford, an MSc. in IPE from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a BA in Economics from the University of San Andrés (Argentina). Her research and teaching interest is in the areas of International Political Economy (IPE) and Development Political Economy, with a regional focus on Latin America. She has also worked as a consultant for the United Nations Development Programme and the World Bank. She is an editorial board member and researcher for numerous academic journals.