Alejandra  Trejo Nieto Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Alejandra Trejo Nieto

Professor
El Colegio de Mexico

I am an economist with a PhD in Development Studies. My research agenda reflects significant interdisciplinary concerns about the issues of urbanisation, economic development and policy. Currently I am a professor at El Colegio de Mexico and have been a Fulbright visiting scholar at the University of California, a visiting researcher at CREPIB in Colombia and a visiting scholar at the Brussels Centre for Urban Studies. I am the ambassador to Mexico of the Regional Studies Association.

Biography

Alejandra Trejo is an economist and holds a PhD in Development Studies from the University of East Anglia in the UK. She is currently a professor at the Centre for Demographic, Urban and Environmental Studies, El Colegio de Mexico. She was the academic coordinator of the master program in Urban Studies in this center (2013-2015). Recently she has been a Fulbright visiting scholar at the University of California (2018), a visiting researcher at CREPIB in Colombia (2018), and a visiting research fellow at the Brussels Centre for Urban Studies (2019). She is a member of the National Researchers System in Mexico, ambassador to Mexico of the Regional Studies Association, and a UKRI International Development peer review college member.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Areas of expertise include urbanisation and metropolitan areas; industrialization; labour markets; economic growth, productivity and efficiency; specialization; location and spatial distribution of economic activities; and regional policy and governance.

Personal Interests

    My research agenda reflects significant interdisciplinary concerns about the issues of urbanisation, urban and regional economic development, governance and policy.

Websites

Books

Featured Title
 Featured Title - Metropolitan Economic Development: Trejo - 1st Edition book cover

Articles

Regional Studies

Financialising city statecraft and infrastructure (Book review)


Published: May 07, 2020 by Regional Studies
Authors: Alejandra Trejo-Nieto
Subjects: Economics, Finance, Business & Industry, Urban Studies

Issues of city statecraft require deep analysis, deliberation, planning and discussion because of the governing challenges and choices involved. Public budgets have been a potent and determinative political and policy instrument, but no tool of statecraft is becoming as meaningful as funding and financing.

Videos

Alejandra Trejo del COLMEX habla sobre su libro | ColefPress

Published: Mar 07, 2018

Los estudios urbanos y las ciudades en el siglo XXI. Trejo, Storper, Graizbord

Published: Aug 28, 2017