Celebrating Jose's Birthday by midnight.

Double Christmas Party, December 2015

This year we held two Christmas parties because during the first one the food arrived so early that we didn’t get to finish the planned Christmas games, and we also forgot to get a proper group photo. Even with two opportunities, we only managed a very incomplete group photo: Our …

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The INESAD team at CAINCO's welcome cocktail in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, 14 October 2015.

LACEA 2015, October 2015

As INESAD was one of the main organizers (together with SEBOL and UPSA) of the 20th annual meeting of the Latin American and Carribbean Economics Association (LACEA), almost all of the INESAD staff went to Santa Cruz de la Sierra to help with the organization and participate in this major …

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Economists visiting the Environmental Quality Lab at UMSA, La Paz, September 2015.

Economists in the lab, September 2015

A combination of insatiable curiosity and healthy skepticism led a group of INESAD researchers to conduct a very unusual experiment for economists: Following a carefully devised protocol developed by Susana, we took water samples from our kitchen taps on Monday the 14th of September in several different neighborhoods in La …

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Group photo at the beginning of the 2015 hike to Palca.

Annual hike to Palca, September 2015

This year’s Palca hike got postponed several times due to rain and other impediments, but Sunday the 13th of September was a perfect sunny day and we finally managed to do the annual hike. Here is the group at the beginning of the hike. This year a couple of Swedish …

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Johnny, Lykke, Ditte, Montserrat, Agnes and Natalia in Moon Valley, August 2015.

Los Buhos Locos in Moon Valley, August 2015

During INESAD’s Anniversary Party last month, one of the teams, los Buhos Locos, won a trip to the Moon Valley as well as a trip on the Teleferico. Here is the team reporting back from this weekend’s events.

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Beatriz together with the panelists: Ex-viceminister Rodolfo Erostegui; current Viceminister Benito Rodríguez; Ricardo Nogales from UPB; and Anders Stuhr from the Royal Danish Embassy in La Paz.

Celebrating the launch of EMINPRO, July 2015

On the 30th of July, INESAD held it’s 7th Economic Symposium in La Paz. This time the topic was Decent Work for Bolivia, and the event marked the launch of EMINPRO, a network of institutions and individuals working on the topics of employment, income and production in Bolivia. Beatriz Muriel …

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