Position(s): Director, Global Economics Group Mexico City, Mexico Experience & Areas of Interest: Elisa Mariscal is editor-in-chief of Competition Policy international, where she previously held the position of President. She is also Managing Director with Global Economics Group, a firm specializing in independent and rigorous economic analysis in legal, regulatory and policy matters throughout the world. Prior to joining CPI, Elisa headed the General Directorate for Unilateral Conduct Investigations at the now defunct Federal Competition Commission (CFC) of Mexico. During her seven-year tenure at the CFC, she was advisor to the Chairman, Deputy General Director of Economic Studies and Deputy General Director of International Affairs. Prior to the CFC she worked in economic consulting in the U.S. looking into antitrust, regulation and intellectual property issues in the U.S., Canada and Latin America. She has been a lecturer of Economics and Law at CIDE (Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas), since 2006 where she teaches courses in microeconomics, competition policy and regulation to both economists and lawyers at undergraduate and graduate levels. Dr. Mariscal received her bachelor’s degree with honors from ITAM (Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México), as well as a Ph.D. and M.A. in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).