Emilia Simison

Emilia Simison

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Biography

Emilia Simison is a PhD student in Political Economy and Methodology interested in the study of political institutions and their effect on distribution and inequality, particularly in middle-income countries.

She received her MA in Political Science from Torcuato Di Tella University (UTDT) and her BA from the University of Buenos Aires (UBA). Prior to MIT, she has been a Ph.D. fellow at CONICET working at Gino Germani Research Institute, and taught at UBA and UTDT.

Papers

“Nation or My District? Evaluating the Bills’ Territorial Scope of Bills through Experimental Designs” Journal of Politics in Latin America, 9, 2. In press.

“Legislative Institutions and Performance in Authoritarian Regimes” Journal of Comparative Politics, Vol 49, No 4, July 2017. Co-authored with Alejandro Bonvecchi.

"Una dictadura sin centro: historia y ciencia política en la interpretación del Proceso de Reorganización Nacional” Revista SAAP, Vol 11, No 1, June 2017. Co-authored with Alejandro Bonvecchi

Biography

Emilia Simison is a PhD student in Political Economy and Methodology interested in the study of political institutions and their effect on distribution and inequality, particularly in middle-income countries.

She received her MA in Political Science from Torcuato Di Tella University (UTDT) and her BA from the University of Buenos Aires (UBA). Prior to MIT, she has been a Ph.D. fellow at CONICET working at Gino Germani Research Institute, and taught at UBA and UTDT.

Papers

“Nation or My District? Evaluating the Bills’ Territorial Scope of Bills through Experimental Designs” Journal of Politics in Latin America, 9, 2. In press.

“Legislative Institutions and Performance in Authoritarian Regimes” Journal of Comparative Politics, Vol 49, No 4, July 2017. Co-authored with Alejandro Bonvecchi.

"Una dictadura sin centro: historia y ciencia política en la interpretación del Proceso de Reorganización Nacional” Revista SAAP, Vol 11, No 1, June 2017. Co-authored with Alejandro Bonvecchi