Tania Guerra Rosero is a researcher in ZEW’s Research Department “Social Policy and Redistribution”. Her research interests lie in the areas of public and development economics and political economy. Before joining ZEW, she worked in the Central Bank of Ecuador and the Coordinating Ministry of Economic Policy in Ecuador. She holds a master’s degree in economic development and growth from Carlos III University in Madrid, Spain, and Lund University in Sweden and a master’s degree in public policy from the Barcelona School of Economics in Spain. She is enrolled in the PhD programme of the Center for Doctoral Studies in Economics (CDSE) at the University of Mannheim. Her supervisors are Professor Sebastian Siegloch and Professor Arthur Seibold.