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Stefania Paredes Fuentes

Contact details

Telephone: +44 (0)24 761 50045

Email: S dot Paredes-Fuentes at warwick dot ac dot uk

Room: S2.121

Advice and feedback hours: Term 3:

Wednesday 23 May: 9.30 - 10.30; 15.00 - 16.00

Tuesday 29 May: 9.30 - 11.30

Wednesday 30 May: no A&F hours

Wednesday 6 June: 9.00 - 10.00; 14.00 - 15.00

Wednesday 13 June: 9.30-11.30

Wednesday 20 June: 9.00-10.00

Thursday 21 June: 12.00 - 13.00

Wednesday 27 June: 9.00 - 10.00

No need to book, just turn up.

Principal Teaching Fellow | Deputy Director Undergraduate Studies

Stefania joined the Department in August 2015. Her current research is on the colonial and non-colonial origins of Latin American institutions and inequality and what causes growth to accelerate and collapse in Latin America.
Stefania has recently become a Fellow of the Warwick International Higher Education Academy for the period September 2017 - August 2020 (learn more about WIHEA) and she is an Associate of the Economics Network.

Current Research Interests

  • Macroeconomics
  • Institutional Economics
  • Pedagogical Methods in teaching H.E. Economics

Other Research Interests:

  • Development Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Economic History
  • History of Economic Thought


  • EC108 Macroeconomics
  • EC230 Money and Banking
  • EC339 Applied Macroeconomics
  • EC331 Research in Applied Economics (Project Supervisor)
  • EC956 Macroeconomics MSc

RAE Topics (Final Year Research Project):

These are topics I am particularly keen to supervise based on my past and current research interests. You are welcome to come during my office hours to talk about your research interests on any of these topics before choosing your RAE group.

  • Natural Resource Curse
  • The relationship between institutions and inequality
  • Historical evolution of institutions
  • Tourism in Protected Areas
  • The Effects of 'Fair Trade' Policies on Producer Communities
  • Various Topics on Teaching Economics in Higher Education

Other Departmental Responsibilities:

  • Deputy Director UG Studies
  • Course Director EPAIS
    Chair EPAIS Management Committee
  • Joint Degrees coordinator
  • Coordinator Teaching and Learning Seminar Series
  • GTA Coordinator
  • Member of UFSS
  • Member of UMC
  • Member of SSLC