Dr. Graciela Márquez Colín, is currently Secretary of Economy of Mexico. She is the first woman nominated for this position in Mexico. She is also a recognized Mexican economist and historian, with a remarkable academic career as a professor and researcher at El Colegio de México. She is graduated in Economics by UNAM and has a master’s degree in economy by El Colegio de México. She is also PhD in Economic History by Harvard University. She is the author of several researches on history and fiscal, commercial, industrialization, inequality and comparative studies on economic development.