Raúl Hinojosa-Ojeda, Ph.D. is the founding director of the North American Integration and Development Center and associate professor in the Division of Social Sciences and the César E. Chávez Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. Born in Mexico and raised in Chicago, he received a B.A. in economics, an M.A. in anthropology, and a Ph.D. in political science at the University of Chicago. Professor Hinojosa-Ojeda has held various academic and policy research positions in a variety of universities and public institutions, including the World Bank, InterAmerican Development Bank, the White House Council of Economic Advisers, the United States Trade Representative, Stanford University, and the University of California, Berkeley.
- Revitalizing the Golden State: What Legalization Over Deportation Could Mean to California and Los Angeles County  (IPC Special Report, April 2011)
- A Rising Tide or a Shrinking Pie: The Economic Impact of Legalization Versus Deportation in Arizona  (IPC Special Report, March 2011)