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Political and Criminal Violence; Latin American Politics; Comparative Politics; International Relations; Political Economy of Development.
Causes and consequences of violence, organized crime and criminality, dynamics of illicit markets, relation between state actors and illicit and non-state armed actors, democratization, law enforcement. I have also conducted research on the use of referenda in Latin America.