PhD in Economics from the University of Paris XIII. Professor-researcher of the Department of Pacific Studies of the University of Guadalajara, member of the National System of Researchers, level I. Her current research lines are: economic development and financial development in Asia-Pacific, external vulnerability of the developing economies of East Asia and Latin America and regional financial cooperation in East Asia. She is the author of the books: "Economic growth and financial development in Asia-Pacific", vol. I "The Industrialization of East Asia" and vol. 2 "The primary-exporting economies of Oceania and Latin America". She has published the following articles: "Peru in the face of the global crisis: short-term resilience and challenges of inclusive and sustainable development" and "The emerging economies of East Asia and Latin America in the face of uncertainty and volatility" in Mexico and the Pacific basin, 2014.