Gabriela Carmen Pilay 

""The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom (...)" Psalm 111:10

Contact Information

48 Boulevard Jourdan, Bureau R4-01 

75014 Paris, France 


I hold a Ph.D. in Economics from the Paris School of Economics under the supervision of  Lorenzo Cassi and Angelo Secchi.

I conduct an applied research on innovation, focus on Latin American economies to study  policy questions on  firms invesment decision. My research interests also include topics on  trade liberalization and industrial policies in developing economies. 

Here are the links to my job market paper and curriculum vitae.


Working Papers

Chinese opening-up and Premature deindustrialization in Latin American Countries: Empirical evidence 1995-2016. Co-author: Lorenzo CASSI 

Innovation strategies, Innovation and Firm Performane: Evidence from Chile 2009-2016. 

R&D cooperation, Innovation and Firm Performance: Evidence from Chile 2009-2016. 


Graduate Level

Mathematics, Statistic and Impact Evaluation.  Université Sorbonne-Nouvelle-Paris 

(1st Year -Sciences Sociales de l'Amérique Latine)

Undergraduate Level

Mathematics, Université Paris Cité.

Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Finance, Université Paris Saclay

Intermediate Mathematics, Sciences Po 

Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Statistic, Université  Paris Panthéon-Assas 

Econometrics, Mathematics and Microeconomics, ESPOL

Professional Experiences

Researcher at the  Minister of Trade, Employment and Competitiviness 

Research  at Assistant Economic research Center 

Academic and Professional References

Professor Angelo Secchi (Thesis Supervisor), Professor Lorenzo Cassi (Thesis Co-supervisor).