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Cecilia Lanata Briones

Curriculum Vitae

Contact details

Telephone: +44 (0)24 765 74846

Email: Cecilia dot Lanata-Briones at warwick dot ac dot uk

Room: S0.60

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Term 3: one-to-one meetings will take place on Zoom

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Wednesday 5pm to 6pm (London time)

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Teaching Fellow

Research Interests

  • Economic History
  • Historical production and use of quantitative knowledge
  • History of Economic Thought
  • Economic Development
  • Macroeconomics


PhD in Economic History, London School of Economics (2016)

MSc in Economic History, London School of Economics (2009)

BSc in Sociology, Universidad de Buenos Aires (2008)

BSc in Economics, Universidad de Buenos Aires (2006)


EC104 The World Economy: History and Theory (terms 1 & 2)

EC108 Macroeconomics 1 (term 1)

EC204 Economics 2 (term 2)

EC331 Research in Applied Economics (terms 1 & 2)

EC342 Topics in Economic History (term 2)


Journal Articles

Lanata Briones, C.T. Constructing cost of living indices: ideas and individuals, Argentina, 1918-1935. History of Political Economy, forthcoming.

Lanata Briones, C.T. De-construyendo, construyendo y re-construyendo estadísticas: El índice del costo de la vida, Argentina 1933-1943. Anuario IEHS, forthcoming.

Lanata Briones, C.T. (2020). Un nuevo índice del costo de la vida, Argentina 1912-1932. Boletín del Instituto de Historia Argentina y Americana Dr Emilio Ravignani, 53 (2), pp. 64-92.

Daniel, C. and Lanata Briones, C.T. (2019). Battles over numbers: the case of the Argentine consumer price index (2007-2015). Economy and Society, 48(1), pp. 127-151.

Lanata Briones, C.T. and González Bollo, H. (2017). Unwinding the winding trajectory: the divergence between national accounts and state planning, Argentina 1937-1948. Histoire & Mesure, 32(1), pp. 161-190.

Lanata Briones, C.T. (2012). Methodological revision of the cost of living index of the city of Buenos Aires, 1933-1945. Estatística e Sociedade, 2, pp. 24-41.

Book Chapters

Lanata Briones, C.T. and Lo Vuolo, R.M. (2016). Crecimiento durante los años de la post-Convertibilidad en Argentina: Límites y dinámicas de largo plazo, 1960–2008. In C. Levey, D. Ozarow and C. Wylde, eds., De la crisis del 2001 al Kirchnerismo: Cambios y continuidades, Buenos Aires: Prometeo, pp. 73-96.

Lanata Briones, C.T. and Lo Vuolo, R.M. (2014). Post-Convertibility growth in Argentina: long term dynamics and limits, 1960-2008. In C. Levey, D. Ozarow and C. Wylde, eds., Argentina Since the 2001 Crisis: Recovering the Past, Reclaiming the Future, New York: Palgrave, pp. 45-86.

Working Papers

Gazeley, I., Holmes, R., Lanata Briones, C., Newell, A.T., Reynolds, K. and Rufrancos, H. (2018). Latin American Household Budget Surveys 1913-1970 and What They Tell Us about Economic Inequality among Households. IZA Discussion Paper No. 11430

Lanata Briones, C.T. and Lo Vuolo, R.M. (2011). Regímenes de acumulación, cambios estructurales y límites al crecimiento económico en la Argentina de la post-Convertibilidad. Documentos de Trabajo Ciepp, 81.

Lo Vuolo, R.M. and Lanata Briones, C.T. (2008). El proceso de ahorro-inversión en la Argentina. Documentos de Trabajo Ciepp, 63.