­­Francisco A. CASTELLANOS-SOSA­­  

About me


I am a scholar interested in international trade, public policy, labor economics and economic development. 

I am currently both a research assistant and a doctoral student at The University of Texas at Austin. 

About me 

I recently served as a Lecturer at Texas A&M University. 

In Mexico, I evaluated social and budget programs, constructed economic development plans, designed competitiveness public agendas, created indexes, identified strategic economic sectors, and worked as an Assistant Professor at both undergraduate and graduate levels. 



Economics (Ph.D. Coursework) 

    University of Texas at Austin, Austin, USA

        August 2017 - 

Economics (M.Sc.) 

    University of Texas at Austin, Austin, USA

        August 2017 - May 2019 

Economy and Public Policy (M.A.) 

    ITESM Graduate School of Government and Public Policy (Tecnológico de Monterrey), Monterrey, MX 

        Master's thesis:“Democracy and economic growth: Analysis by regions, country groups and income levels” 

        January 2013 - December 2014

Economics (B.A.)

    UANL School of Economics (Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León), Monterrey, MX

        August 2008 - December 2012

To Revise and Resubmit 
Under Review
In Progress