Catalina Pérez Correa González

perezcorrea-1Pérez Correa González has been a professor at the Faculty of Law of UNAM, researcher at the Institute for Legal Research of the UNAM and a visiting researcher at the Georgetown University Law Center in Washington DC. She is a member of the CEDD and a collaborator with various media outlets such as Political Animal, Nexos Magazine, and El Universal newspaper, among others.

Her research focuses on the study of legal institutions from an interdisciplinary and empirical perspective, focusing mainly on the analysis of criminal justice enforcement institutions, the conditions of enforcement of legal norms, the implementation and effects of criminal punishment, and the effects of drug policy and gender in criminal law. Among her publications are: La ley del espacio: la arquitectura y otras formas de regular la conducta; Front Desk Justice: Inside and outside criminal procedure in Mexico City; Transparency and Law Enforcement in el Distrito Federal; Del instrumentalismo al cumplimiento voluntario del derecho; Investigación del delito en la Ciudad de México: peritos y médicos legistas; Las que se quedan: las penas de prisión desde una perspectiva de género, proporcionalidad y delitos contra la salud; Uso de la fuerza letal: Muertos, heridos y detenidos en enfrentamientos de las fuerzas federales.