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Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D. in Economics, Washington State University, expected 2024
  • M.A. Economics, National University of Colombia (with Honors) – Bogotá, Colombia (2017-2019)
  • B.S. in Economics (with Honors), Industrial University of Santander – Colombia, 2012

Research Interests

  • Primary: Health Economics, Behavioral Economics, Public Economics, Pain
  • Secondary: Environmental Economics

Research Experience


Book Chapters

  • “Donations from Ecuadorian Firms: A quantitative Analysis” in Ochnik, D. (Ed.). (2019). Selflessness in business. Vernon Press.
  • “Spatial Convergence of Local Multidimensional Poverty with a Differential Approach in Latin America
    differential approach in Latin America” in Clacso (Ed.) 2012) Multidimensionalidad de la pobreza
    Propuestas para su definición y evaluación en América Latina y el Caribe



Research Experience

Teaching Experience

  • Teaching Assitant– Washington State University

    • EconS 101 Fundamentals of Microeconomics: Fall 2021, Spring 2022                     

Professional Activites


Scholarships and Awards

  • Interamerican Bank Scholarship , 2019.
  • Fundación para el Futuro de Colombia (COLFUTURO) Graduate Scholarship 2021.


Computer: STATA, R, Python, ARGis, Latex, SAS.


Contact Info:

E-mail: Hector Botello

Office Location:

105F Hulbert Hall
School of Economic Sciences
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99164-6210