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Francisca Valdebenito-Acosta

Francisca has developed analyses of public policies related to disability in Chile. As director of studies at Symbolon, she has conducted research on the housing, health and subjective well-being gaps of people with disabilities for government and academia.

She is a professor of Capabilities Approach at the University of Chile and Social Innovation at the University of Santiago de Chile.

By the end of 2022, she is expecting to publish the article, housing deficit for people with disabilities in a radically neoliberal country: The Case of Chile. Handbook of Disability Policy. London: Elgar Press.