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Katherine Gutierrez

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PhD Student

ECON 2001
Curriculum vitae


Katherine (Katie) is a New Mexico native hailing from Tijeras. She earned her BA from UNM in 2016 and quit business school to pursue her PhD in economics. Her interests within economics focus on development economics, including (but not limited to) government cash transfers/welfare, wealth distribution, micro-level incentive schemes, and public poverty reduction policy/program efficacy. She enjoys cooking, gardening, reading, and traveling.