Researcher, Fundación para el ProgresoSweden/Chile
Mauricio Rojas is an Associate Professor of Economic History at Lund University, Sweden, and a Senior Fellow at Fundación para el Progreso (Foundation for Progress), Chile. In 2016, he accepted the invitation to hold the Adam Smith Chair at the Universidad del Desarrollo in Chile. Rojas is a former Member of Parliament of Sweden. He is the author of over 30 books on the topics of development economics, globalization, immigration, and reform of the welfare state, and Latin American and Swedish history.