Sofía Fernández Guerrico is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Applied Economics (Dulbea). She received her PhD in Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. At the Dulbea, Sofía is currently working on research projects at the intersection of labor economics and health economics. Her previous independent research examines the effects of trade-induced economic shocks on labor market outcomes, health, and migration. She was recently awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Individual Fellowship (IF).



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  • Awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Individual Fellowship (IF) to study, together with Professor Ilan Tojerow (Dulbea), the link between work-related ICT use after regular work hours and mental well-being.
  • Publications
The Effects of Trade-induced Worker Displacement on Health and Mortality in Mexico”, Journal of Health Economics, Volume 80, December 2021


  • Working papers
Flexible Wages and the Costs of Job Displacement”, with Ilan Tojerow. IZA DP No. 14942, December 2021

Trade Shocks, Population Growth, and Migration


  • Work in progress
“The Effect of Work-related ICT use at Home on Workers’ Mental Well-being”, with Ilan Tojerow

“Government-subsidized Household Production Activities and Female Labor Supply”, with Agnès Charpin and Ilan Tojerow