Sebastian Alvarez

Sebastian Alvarez, Dr.

SNF Postdoc (return grant)

Raumbezeichnung: RAE-U11

sebastian.alvarez@uzh.ch

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CV | Vita

November 2020–  SNSF Postodoctoral Fellow at the Forschungsstelle für Sozial- und Wirtschaftsgeschichte, UZH

 

2018-2020 SNSF Postodoctoral Fellow at the History Faculty, University of Oxford and Associate Research Fellow at St Hilda’s College
Jun-Aug 2017 Visiting Research Fellow, Sao Paulo School of Economics, Fundação Getulio Vargas 
2016-2018 Postdoctoral Fellow, Paul Bairoch Institute of Economic History, University of Geneva
2010-2016 PhD in Economic and Social History, University of Geneva
2013-2014 PhD Visiting Student, Stern School of Business, New York University
2008-2009 MA. in Public Economics, University of Paris 1 – Panthéon Sorbonne
2006-2007 Visting Student, Federal University of Santa Maria, Brazil
2000-2006 BA. In Economics, National University of Cordoba, Argentina

Forschungsschwerpunkte | Research themes

Financial History, Banking and Debt Crises, International Political Economy, Latin America

Mitgliedschaften | Membership

Publikationen | Publications

Mexican Banks and Foreign Finance: From Internationalization to Financial Crisis, 1973-82, Cham: Palgrave Macmillan (2019).
A Fatal Flaw: Domestic Banks and Mexico's International Negotiating Position in the 1982 Debt Crisis.” Revista de Historia Económica - Journal of Iberian and Latin American Economic History, v. 36 (3), 337-362 (2018).
“Venturing Abroad: The Internationalisation of Mexican Banks Prior to the 1982 Crisis.” Journal of Latin American Studies, v. 49 (3), 517-548 (2017).
“The Mexican Debt Crisis Redux: International Interbank Markets and Financial Crisis, 1977-1982.” Financial History Review, v. 22 (1), 79-105 (2015).
“Trade finance and Latin America's lost decade: The forgotten link.” Investigaciones de Historia Económica - Economic History Research, v. 10 (2), 127-139 (2014) (with Juan Flores).

Abgeschlossene Projekte | Completed Research Projects

“British banks and the Latin American debt crisis of 1982,” Postdoc Mobility Scholarship, Swiss National Science Foundation.
“Brazilian banks and international finance, 1973-1982,” International Short-Visit Scholarship, Swiss National Science Foundation. (10’300 CHF)
“Governing Financial Distress: The Making of Sovereign Debt Management in the 1980s,” Doc Mobility Scholarship, Swiss National Science Foundation.