Lecturer in Economics at  Kyushu University

Welcome to my site! I was born in the highlands of Bolivia. After studying Commercial Engineering  in Bolivia and Chile, I worked as a consultant for Pro-Mujer International, The World Bank, DANIDA, and JICA.  I have a M.A. and  a Ph.D.  in International Development from Nagoya University.  My research interests focus  on the macroeconomics of developing countries. In particular, my current research deals with  (1) economic growth and structural change; (2)  regional disparities and convergence; and (3) firm productivity dynamics and resource misallocation. 

Research Interests: 
  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Macroeconomics
  • International Economics
Office Address:
Faculty of Arts and Science
Rm 3406,  3rd Building  Center Zone
Kyushu University 
744 Motooka Nishi-ku 
Fukuoka 891-0395 JAPAN 

E-Mail:     mendez.carlos@artsci.kyushu-u.ac.jp          

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