Universidad de Chile, 1961-1966, Licenciado en Ciencias Econdmicas, Ingeniero Comercial con Mencidn en Economia. Linacre College, Oxford University, 1969-1970, Bachelor of Letters Economic. Centre of Latin American Studies, Cambridge University, 1973-1974, Visiting Scholar, 1975-1980, Rch Fellow, Doctor of Philosophy Candidate.
Spoken languages: Spanish, English, German, Italian.
Senior Economist, Investment Center, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations/World Bank Coop Program, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations since 1990. Economist, Investment Centre, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations/World Bank Cooperative Programme, 1980-1990. Consultant, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, 1979-1980.
Director, Seminar on International Sugar Marketing, United Nations Development Program/United Nations Conference on Trade and Development/Latin American & Caribbean Sugar-Exporting Countries, 1978-1979. Consultant, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Investment Centre, 1974-1980. Head, Commercial Office of Chile in Europe, London, 1973.
Economic Advisor to Chilean Minister of Foreign Affairs, 1971-1972. Deputy Director, Executive Set of Chile, 1971-1972, Economist, 6770, LAFTA and Andean Group Affairs. Economist, Research Department, Ministry of Housing, Chile, 1966-1967.