Beatriz Aguirre Martinez

Beatriz Aguirre Martinez - PhD Student

Cities; PhD students
E: b.aguirremartinez@ids.ac.uk

Supervisors:
Jaideep Gupte; Jean-Pierre Tranchant

Beatriz is a PhD student at the Institute of Development Studies, based in the Cities Cluster.

Being a development economist by training, she is currently using spatial analysis to evaluate inequality, violence and crime in the city of Guadalajara, Mexico. She is interested in developing research-driven ideas that impact the social context on the fields of urban and development economics, architecture, sociology, urban planning and anthropology. 

Beatriz has a Masters in Development Economics from the University of Sussex and an undergraduate degree in Economics from the Anahuac University in Mexico City. 

Thematic Expertise:
Building Inclusive Secure Societies; Reducing Inequalities; Urbanisation.

Geographic Expertise:
Mexico.