Jafet Baca


Welcome to my professional page!

This is Jafet Alejandro Baca Obando, an Economics enthusiast from Nicaragua and a rising third-year Ph.D. student in Economics at Emory University, GA.

I graduated Magna Cum Laude from Universidad Centroamericana (UCA-Nicaragua) in April 2021 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Economics.

Some of my hobbies include solving Euclidean Geometry problems and learning code.


  • Monetary Economics
  • International Macroeconomics
  • Macroeconometrics


  • Ph.D. in Economics
    Emory University, 2022 - now
  • Bachelor's Degree in Applied Economics
    Universidad Centroamericana - April 2021