Dr. Blanco, Intervention to Promote Savings Among Hispanics
Dr. Luisa Blanco, associate professor of public policy, presented "A Community Based Randomized Controlled Trial on an Educational Intervention ‘Yopaneomiretiro’ to Promote Retirement Savings Among Hispanics," in a Lightning Talk at the Behavioral Science and Policy Association's annual conference in New York City on September 19, 2017. View conference program here.
Blanco is an economist specializing in economic development and international economics, with a focus on the Latin American region. At Pepperdine, Blanco teaches the core course on Macroeconomic Policy and other courses related to the economics specialization, such as Global Economics and Latin American Economic Development. Blanco received a BA and MBA from Midwestern State University and a PhD from the University of Oklahoma.