The RSA Latin America Division has a new Board and a new Chair. The new Latin America Division Chair, Miguel Atienza, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the Universidad Católica del Norte, in Antofagasta, Chile. His research interests are peripheral regions particularly in relation to extractive activities and the effect of multinationals and also the analysis of the effect of spatial concentration on national growth and development.
“We welcome the new Chair of the RSA Latin America Division, Miguel Atienza, and look forward to an exciting year of dialogue, events and opportunities for our members in Latin America”. – Mark Tewdwr Jones, Chair of the RSA.