Veronica Herrera 9.17.20 - DCRP Lecture
Slow Harms and Citizen Action: Environmental Degradation & Policy Change in Latin American Cities with Veronica Herrera
Veronica Herrera is an assistant professor of political science at the University of Connecticut. She received her Ph.D. in political science from the University of California, Berkeley and her BA from Swarthmore College. She studies comparative urban and subnational politics and environmental policymaking, with a focus on Latin America. She is the author of Water and Politics: Clientelism and Reform in Urban Mexico (University of Michigan Press, 2017). At the University of Connecticut, Professor Herrera teaches courses on Latin American politics, water, and environmental politics, urban politics and policymaking, and qualitative research methods.