Jorge Cuartas is a Ph.D. student at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, a member of the SEED lab, and graduate student affiliate at the Institute for Quantitative Social Science. His research focuses on the analysis of disparities in child development and parenting practices in global contexts, the effects of corporal punishment on children's neural, cognitive, and socioemotional developmental, and the development and implementation of novel quantitative methods to answer pressing questions in developmental science and inform prevention efforts and policy.
Jorge is also co-founder and co-director of Apapacho, a non-profit organization aimed at fostering positive caregiving and child development in Colombia. He holds an M.Sc. in Economics from Universidad de los Andes and a B.Sc in Economics from Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano.
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