Belén Fernández Milmanda
Trinity College, Hartford CT
Belén Fernández Milmanda is Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Studies at Trinity College, Hartford. She holds a PhD in Political Science from Harvard University (2019). She researches how economic elites influence policymaking in Latin America with a focus on distributive and environmental politics. She has published in Politics and Society, World Development, and the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American Politics.
Country(ies) of SpecialtyArgentina Brazil Chile
Focus areas of expertiseClimate policy and politics Agriculture
Fernández Milmanda, Belén. “Harvesting Influence: Agrarian Elites and Democracy in Brazil.” Politics & Society, vol. 51, no. 1, Mar. 2023, pp. 135–61. DOI.org (Crossref),
Fernández Milmanda, Belén, and Candelaria Garay. “Subnational Variation in Forest Protection in the Argentine Chaco.” World Development, vol. 118, June 2019, pp. 79–90. ScienceDirect,
“The Multilevel Politics of Enforcement: Environmental Institutions in Argentina.” Politics & Society, vol. 48, no. 1, Mar. 2020, pp. 3–26. SAGE Journals,