Dr. Alfonso Flores-Lagunes is Melvin A. Eggers Faculty Scholar and Professor of Economics at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and Senior Research Associate at the Center for Policy Research. He is also a research fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA). Dr. Flores-Lagunes has held faculty appointments at the State University of New York at Binghamton, University of Florida, and University of Arizona. He has been a visiting fellow at the Industrial Relations Section and the Department of Economics of Princeton University, and visiting scholar or lecturer at Cornell, The Ohio State, CEPS/INSTEAD (Luxembourg), and the Central Bank of Mexico. He holds a B.A. in economics from Monterrey Institute of Technology (ITESM) in Mexico, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in economics from The Ohio State University.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in August 2008.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15297
published in: Economic Modelling, 2023, 123, 106-286.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13055
published in: Economics and Human Biology, 2020, 38, 100895
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12332
published in: Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2019, 17, 205-221
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11973
published in: Observational Studies, 2022, 8 (1), 1- 44
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11864
German Blanco, Xuan Chen, Carlos A. Flores, Alfonso Flores-Lagunes
published in: Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 2020, 38 (4), 901 - 920
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9511
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2018, 63 (4), 1050-1099
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8234
published in American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2015, 97(2): 414–434
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6065
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2013, 48 (3), 659-701
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6064
published in: Empirical Economics, 2015, 48, 849 - 881
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4169
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2010, 45 (2), 439-467
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2846
published as 'Estimating the Effects of Length of Exposure to Instruction in a Training Program: The Case of Job Corps ' in: Review of Economics and Statistics, 2012, 94 (1), 153–171
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1638
published in: Economic Inquiry, 2010, 48 (3), 651-667