Marco Gonzalez-Navarro is assistant professor of economics at University of Toronto and a J-PAL affiliate. He obtained his Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University and his B.A. from ITAM. Before taking up his position in Toronto, he did a post-doctorate at the University of California-Berkeley. His research interests are in Development Economics, and his work has focused on retail globalization, infrastructure, crime, health and land titling.