CEO of México ¿Cómo vamos?
Global Fellow, Mexico Institute, Wilson Center (2015-2016)
Viridiana Rios is CEO of México ¿Cómo vamos?, a Mexican think tank that studies economic development.
Viridiana Rios is the recipient of the American Political Science Association's Leonard D. White Award, honoring the best dissertation in the field of public administration (2014). Her dissertation is titled, "How Government Structure Encourages Criminal Violence: The Causes of Mexico's Drug War."