Mariella Gonzales is a third year PhD student at Harris School of Public Policy. Her primary fields of interest are political economy and energy and environment. Prior to attending the University of Chicago, she worked as Economic Advisor in the Ministry of Transportation and Communication and as a Senior Analyst in APOYO Consultoria (consulting company). Besides, she has been a Lecturer at the Undergraduate Level in Universidad del Pacifico (Peru). Mariella holds an M.A. and a Bachelor Degree in Economics from the Universidad del Pacifico.