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LACEA.LAMES 2021 Annual Meeting
Only one month left till the 26th Annual LACEA Meeting 2021. Please remember that the meeting will take place virtually on October 20th-22nd, 2021, and will be hosted by Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia. The registration is now open, and you can review the registration instructions and register here. We look forward to meeting you all!
The Latin American and the Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA) Economic History Network (EHN) and the Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) and are pleased to announce that the Workshop on Historical Development will be held virtually on 22 September 2021. The 2021 meeting will be virtual by Zoom and it is held within the framework of the 2021 RIDGE Forum. In order to attend the meeting, please register here.
Women Economists in LAC - WELAC (LACEA) and the Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) are pleased to announce that the Workshop on Gender Inequality will be held virtually on 23rd of September 2021 at 9:00 AM EST. The 2021 meeting will be held by Zoom within the framework of the 2021 RIDGE Forum. Register here in order to attend the meeting.
LACEA Political Economy Group (PEG) and the Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) will be holding the Workshop on Political Economy virtually on 23rd and 24th of September 2021, by Zoom within the framework of the 2021 RIDGE Forum. In order to attend the meeting, please register here.
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Ecos de Economía invites researchers to submit papers on economics and finance issues relevant to the region in the post-CO-VID-19 era. Articles of an empirical and theoretical nature, as well as discussion articles, will be considered. There are no restrictions on the length of individual articles, so short articles of around 6,000 words, may be submitted. The deadline for submitting papers is the 30th of September, 2021. Additional information can be found here.
The Office of the President at Inter-American Dialogue is recruiting a Program Assistant to work under the direction of the organization’s President and Business Operations Manager. The ideal candidate will be reliable, have excellent organization and communication skills, be detail-oriented, and have an interest in Western Hemisphere affairs. More information here
GDLab, the Gender and Diversity Knowledge Initiative of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) announces a continuous call for research proposals that advance the knowledge of all types of existing inequalities between men and women in the region, as well as those faced by indigenous peoples, African descendants, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ+ persons. Any research team (or individual consultant), government, university, or private sector institution can apply. Studies should focus on one or more of the Inter-American Development Bank’s borrowing member countries. This is a rolling call for research proposals so there is no submission deadline. The GDLab team will evaluate proposals received every 3 months, starting between June and August this year. The second review will take place between November this year and January, 2022. More information here
The Global Development Network (GDN) is calling for expressions of interest from research teams based in research institutions in developing countries to act as national focal points for GDN’s Doing Research Program. As National Focal Points, the teams would be expected to mobilize research and have experience in research of the education, research or innovation sectors of their countries. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Click here to apply
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Benefits exclusive to LACEA members: 1) Invitation to participate in LACEA’s annual meeting, mentoring program, summer schools, and other programs and academic activities organized by LACEA; 2) Biannual issues of LACEA’s journal, Economia; 3) access to JSTOR’s Economic and Business Collection 4) a fortnightly newsletter with information about grant/funding opportunities and academic activities.
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