Edgardo Buscaglia

Argentina/United States

Senior Scholar in Law and Economics at Columbia University, and President of the “Instituto de Acción Ciudadana para la Justicia y Democracia” in Mexico. Economic Analysis of Complex Crimes Expert.

Edgardo Buscaglia is a law and economics professor and organised crime expert with practical field experience covering 112 countries within all continents. Dr. Buscaglia is presently a Senior Scholar in Law & Economics at Columbia University. Since 1990, Dr. Buscaglia studies the impact of legal and judicial frameworks on economic development and the economic analysis of organised crime and associated political corruption. As such, he has directed field research and provided international assistance for international organisations on the economic analysis of judicial and civil society sectors in 112 countries within Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East.