Jorge Moreno-Plascencia

Department of Political Science


Mexico-U.S. migration dynamics, U.S. and Mexico migration policy, International political economy of migration, The politics of migration.


Jorge Moreno-Plascencia is a doctorate student in the Department of Political Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He holds degrees in Business Administration from the La Piedad Tech Institute and a M.A. in International Economic Relations from the University of Guadalajara; both in Mexico. His research explores the international political economy of migration and the US-Mexico politics