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Rodrigo Dominguez-Villegas

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Rodrigo Dominguez-Villegas

Rodrigo Dominguez-Villegas is an independent consultant for the Migration Policy Institute’s Regional Migration Study Group. His research areas include international migration in North and Central America, return migration, and Mexico’s migration policy.

He is a quantitative methods consultant at the Institute for Social Science Research at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, where he provides consultations on spatial statistics, multiple regression methods, and on the STATA, ArcGIS, and GeoDa software programs.

Previously, Mr. Dominguez-Villegas worked with the Mariposa Foundation in the Dominican Republic, where he conducted socioeconomic and demographic research reports in four rural communities and designed a model English program currently used at the Mariposa Girls Leadership Program. He also interned at the Australian Trade Commission in Madrid, providing market advice to Australian companies entering the Spanish market.

Mr. Dominguez-Villegas is a doctoral student of sociology at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. His dissertation work focuses on the effects of stigma on socioeconomic outcomes of return migrants in Mexico. He holds a B.A. in economics and geography from Middlebury College.

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Reports
December 2015
By Victoria Rietig and Rodrigo Dominguez-Villegas
Webinars
December 11, 2015

A webinar releasing a report examining deportations to Central America and reception and reintegration services in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.

Reports
December 2015
By Victoria Rietig and Rodrigo Dominguez-Villegas
Webinars
December 11, 2015

A webinar releasing a report examining deportations to Central America and reception and reintegration services in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.