Dr. Ricardo Godoy

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Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA

Ricardo Godoy has been doing long-term ecological and socioeconomic research among lowland Amerindian populations in Central America and Bolivia using standard methods of data collection. His research has focused on the effect of market economies on various indicators of the quality of life and on the habitat of indigenous people. A former professor of Anthropology at Harvard and the University of Florida, Dr. Godoy now teaches at Brandeis University