Maria Sophia Aguirre, “Achieving Sustainable Development: An Integral Approach to an Economics Perspective”, in The Ethics of Sustainable Development, Luis G. Franceschi (ed), Strathmore University Press, 2011.
Maria Sophia Aguirre, “Family, Economics, and Sustainable Development”, The Family, Paradigm of Social Change, Proceedings of Conference Family and Society, Barcelona: International University of Cataluny Press, 2008.
Maria Sophia Aguirre, Determinants of Economic Growth: The Case of Guatemala, Guatemala: FADEP, 2007.
Maria Sophia Aguirre, “The Family and Economic Development: Socioeconomic Relevance and Policy Design”, in The Family in the New Millennium, ed. Scott Love and Thomas Holman, London: Praeger Perspectives, 2006.
Maria Sophia Aguirre, “The Value of Water and Theories of Economic Growth”, in Water Crisis: Myth or Reality?, ed. Peter Rogers and Ramon Llamas, London: Taylor and Francis, 2006.
Maria Sophia Aguirre, “La Familia y el Desarrollo Económico: Su Relación Socioeconómica y Diseño Politico”, La Convivencia en el Espacio Mediterraneo, proceedings of Conference in Migration, Microfinancing, and Education: The Role of Women in the Arab World, September 2004.
Maria Sophia Aguirre and Ann Wolfgram, “Population, Resources, and Environment: A Survey of the Debate”, in Population Puzzle- Boom or Bust?, ed. Laura Huggins and Hanna Skandera, Hoover Institute, 2004.
Maria Sophia Aguirre, "Multiculturalism in a World Moving Towards Economic Integration," in Enrique Banus (ed), Razon Practica y Multiculturalismo, Centro de Estudios Europeos, Universidad de Navarra, 1997.
Maria Sophia Aguirre, "Balance of Payments: Keynesian and Monetarist Approaches," Encyclopedia of Keynesian Economics, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 1996.
Maria Sophia Aguirre, "EU, Pacific and North American Integration: Lessons from Their Degree of Financial Integration," in Dev Gupta,Globalization and Development, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1996.