Laura Gómez-Mera

Professor/Consultant – International Political Economy, University of Miami, World Bank.

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.


A strategic vision for the collective development of trading rules that interpret the thinking of local governments and the needs of their production fabrics.

Commerce Policies, regional commerce agreements (RTA) and their role in the economic growth of regions and cities.