AIM Policy Center, Asian Institute of Management
Ron Mendoza is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM), and concurrently serves as Executive Director of the AIM Policy Center. Prior to his appointment at AIM, he was a senior economist with UNICEF’s Policy and Practice Group in New York. His research background includes work with the UN Development Programme’s Office of Development Studies, the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), and several non-governmental organizations in Manila, the Philippines. He has published on international development issues in various peer-reviewed economics and policy journals, including the Economic Journal of the Royal Economic Society, Journal of International Development, Development Policy Review, Global Economy Journal, Journal of Asian Economics, CESifo Economic Studies, Emerging Markets Review, Journal of World Business, Singapore Economic Review and Global Policy. Mendoza obtained a BA in Economics (honours programme) from the Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines, a Masters in Public Administration and International Development from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and an MA and PhD in Economics from Fordham University.