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Jamie graduated from the University of Oxford with an MSc in Latin American Studies, where she studied Colombian drug policy in the context of the recent peace accord with the FARC guerrillas. Her research interests include drug policy, criminal networks and political violence in Colombia and Latin America. When not comparing her research to Narcos, Jamie enjoys playing sport, listening to podcasts and watching the cooking channel.

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