Conference Program

We are happy to annouce the program for the 8th Bolivian Conference on Development Economics.

The printed version of the conference program is available HERE

October 26

Day 1
800
900
Registration
900
930
Welcome and opening ceremony
930
1030
Keynote Lecture: Sara Farley (Global Knowledge Initiative)
1030
1100
Coffee Break
1100
1230
Parallel Sessions

A1. Labor Economics I
A2. Political Economy
A3. Dynamic Macroeconomics
A4. Topics in Development Economics
1230
1400
Lunch Break
1400
1530
Parallel Sessions

B1. Environmental Economics I
B2. Natural Resources and Development
B3. Labor Economics II
B4. UPB Invited Session
1530
1600
Coffee Break and Poster Session
1600
1730
Policy Session: Carlos Végh (World Bank), Andrés Fernández (IADB)
1930
Conference Dinner

(Presenters only)

October 27

Day 2
800
900
Registration
900
1030
Parallel Sessions

C1. Environmental Economics II
C2. Health Economics
C3. Trade and International Economics
C4. Development and Finance
C5. Monetary Policy in Emerging Economies (FSD Invited Session)
1030
1100
Coffee Break
1100
1200
Policy Session: Juan Vargas (CAF)
1200
1330
Lunch Break
1330
1500
Parallel Sessions

D1. Economics of Education I
D2. Economic Growth
D3. Topics in Development Economics II
D4. Climate and Development
D5. Financial Frictions in Emerging Economies I (FSD Invited Session)
1500
1530
Coffee Break
1530
1700
Parallel Sessions

E1. Economics of Education II
E2. Topics in Development Economics III
E3. Debate Session: Does Income Distribution Matter?
E4. Financial Frictions in Emerging Economies II (FSD Invited Session)
1700
1800
Keynote Lecture: Carlos Végh (World Bank)
1800
2000
Closing Ceremony and Farewell Cocktail Party