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 August 2022

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LACEA-LAMES 2022 Annual Meetings

The 27th Annual LACEA Meeting 2022 will take place in Lima, Perú on November 3rd-5th, 2022, and will be hosted by Universidad del Pacífico. Get your agendas ready, the conference program will be out soon. In the meantime, you can find out more information about the Keynote Speakers that will held their lectures during the conference. We look forward to meeting you all in Lima! For more information click here.


LACEA is now accepting proposals for hosting its annual meetings for the next two years. The LACEA Annual Meeting takes place over 3 days, usually in early November. Candidates interested in hosting one of the next LACEA conferences are kindly asked to submit a proposal to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.The Executive Committee will carefully review each proposal.Please consult the summary information on the conferences provided here before preparing your submission, and do not hesitate to contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you need any additional information.



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The XXIV Workshop in International Economics and Finance organized by Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, the World Bank LAC Chief Economist Office, the Inter-American Development Bank’s Research Department, LACEA and the Central Bank of Uruguay will be held in Montevideo on November 17th and 18th, 2022. Papers on International Economics, Macroeconomics, Finance and Political Economy that address issues of relevance for the economies of Latin America are expected to be submitted before August 18th 2022. Topics of special interest include (but are not limited to!):  Global supply shocks, inflation and monetary policy; Fiscal policy management and commodity price risk: politics and economics; Inflation expectations formation, inflation and monetary policy; Central bank independence; Capital controls and capital flow management; Debt sustainability and debt restructuring; Capital flows to emerging economies and US monetary policy; Impact of global trade issues especially for Latin America and the Caribbean and appropriate policy responses; The role of central banks in addressing inequality, gender issues and climate change. More information here

The Department of Economics of the PUCP, within the framework of the Program to Attract Young Full-Time Professors (Tenure Track), opens its call for three (3) full-time Professor vacancies for March 2023 aimed at young professionals in Economics who have a Doctorate degree (PhD) and experience in documented research. Likewise, they must be interested in developing a teaching career line and be committed to the institutional mission of the University. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to produce high-quality research and must have completed their doctoral thesis or be in the final stage of their doctorate. Hired professors are expected to provide academic leadership in the Department of Economics at PUCP. The application deadline is August 31, 2022. More information here

The Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley, invites applications for a tenure-track appointment to the faculty at the Assistant Professor rank. We seek applications from intellectually rigorous and exciting scholars whose research focuses on some combination of public policy implementation, public management, bureaucracy, improving government performance, electoral administration, organizational behavior, or behavioral economics, and who can teach innovative courses on these topics to our graduate students. We welcome applications from researchers studying these topics in the United States and/or in other countries. We expect a demonstrated interest in using research to advance public policy and address pressing public problems. The deadline for application is October 1st 2022. More details can be found 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 basisClick here to apply  

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