Aaron Malone

Postdoctoral Fellow

Aaron Malone
Aaron Malone

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Aaron Malone completed his PhD in Geography from the University of Colorado-Boulder in 2019. He has a broad background in Human Geography, including training in qualitative and quantitative methods and participatory research. His interests include rural development and economic change, migration and mobility, and public policy, with a focus on Latin America and the US. Aaron is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Center for Mining Sustainability at Mines. His research is focused on artisanal and small-scale gold mining communities in Arequipa, Peru. 

Featured Publications

Malone, A., Yezelia Cáceres Cabana, and Anabel Taya Zegarra. (In press). Informal food systems and differential mobility during the COVID-19 pandemic in Arequipa, Peru. (Viewpoint). Town Planning Review.

Malone, A. 2020. Diaspora policy’s impact on migrant organizations: Fifteen years of the Tres por Uno Program in Zacatecas, Mexico. Migration and Development. DOI: 10.1080/21632324.2020.1746022

Malone, A. 2020. Migrant Communities and Participatory Research Partnerships in the Neoliberal University. Migration Letters, 17(2): 239-247. DOI: 10.33182/ml.v17i2.805

Malone, A. 2019. (Im)mobile and (Un)successful? A policy mobilities approach to New Orleans’s residential security taxing districts. Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space, 37(1): 102-118. DOI: 10.1177/2399654418779822

Malone, A. and E. Durden. 2018. Who Drives Diaspora Development? Replication of Mexico’s 3×1 Program in Yucatán. Journal of Latin American Geography, 17(1): 139-165. DOI: 10.1353/lag.2018.0006