BCDE10 Announcement


The 10th BCDE to be hosted by UPB - La Paz

We are delighted to announce that the 10th Bolivian Conference on Development Economics (BCDE10) will take place in La Paz, Bolivia, on Thursday November 14 and Friday November 15, 2019. The conference this year is jointly organized by the Bolivian Society of Economists (SEBOL), Universidad Privada Boliviana (UPB), the Institute for Advanced Development Studies (INESAD), and the Bolivian Academy of Economic Sciences (ABCE).

We are working on the logistics and contacting outstanding speakers, we hope you can join us in La Paz.

Keynote Speaker

Johanna Rickne is Associate Professor in Economics at the Swedish Institute for Social Research, Stockholm University, and an affiliated researcher at the Uppsala Center for Labor Studies (Uppsala University), the Stockholm China Economic Research Center (Stockholm School of Economics), and the Research Institute for Industrial Economics. During the 2018/2019 academic year, she is Guest Professor of Economics at Yale University (Cowles Foundation). Her research is focused on labor economics, political economics, and gender economics.

Special Guests

Marcelo Olarreaga is Professor of Economics at the University of Geneva, and Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) in London. His research is focused on trade, economic growth and political economy.

José Miguel Benavente is head of the Competitiveness and Innovation Division of the Inter-American Development Bank. His research is focused on innovation, entrepreneurship, economic development, and SME financing.

Important Information

  • Conference Date: November 14-15, 2019.
  • Call for papers and sessions: TBA


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