Fernando Garcia Alvarado


PhD candidate in Economics  // PhD candidate in Applied Mathematics

Ca' Foscari University Venice // Universite Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne


Current Supervisors:

Prof. Paolo Pellizzari (Ca' Foscari University Venice)

Prof. Antoine Mandel (Universite Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne)


Research Interests:

Agent based models, computational economics, fiscal policy and tax evasion



MSc. Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics, cum laude

Universite Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne and Ca' Foscari University Venice

Dissertation: Yield Spread Networks as Indicators for Short-Run Recessions: A New Keynesian Approach**

Supervisor: Prof. Monica Billio

** Winner of the Riccardo Faini Prize for best master thesis in Economics


BSc. Actuarial Mathematics, summa cum laude

Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon (Mexico)


Working Experience:

Italian National Institute of Statistics (ISTAT) - Research assistant, Summer 2018

Inter-American Development Bank - Investment Consultant, Summer 2016

Deloitte (Mexico) - Capital Markets Analyst/Consultant, 2014-2015

Mathematical Research Centre (Mexico) - Econometrics Analyst, 2013-2014


Further Education:

ExSIDE Research Training School, University of Paris 1, 2018

Course on Z-Tree and Experimental Economics, Dr. Matteo Ploner, 2018

ExSIDE Research Training School, University of Amsterdam, 2017

Course on Bounded Rationality, Dr. Mikhail Anufriev, 2017

CIMAT Summer School on Probability and Statistics, 2014

CIMAT Summer School on Probability and Statistics, 2013