Income shocks and political movements in Bolivia

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
12:00 - 1:30 pm
Carr Center Conference Room (R-219)
Harvard Kennedy School


Income shocks
and political movements
in Bolivia


a presentation by


Pablo Selaya, Ph.D.

Visiting scholar at IQSS, Harvard University
Associate Professor, Development Economics, University of Copenhagen


Pablo will be presenting on his current research looking at the links between culture, violence, and the economy.

More about the presenter:

Pablo Selaya is Associate Professor of Development Economics at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark. His main research interests are in economic growth, and comparative economic and political development. His research has been published in the Review of Economics and Statistics and The World Bank Economic Review, and featured by the Wall Street Journal. He has been the main organizer of the annual Bolivian Conference in Development Economics since 2009. Pablo holds an M.Sc. in Financial Economics from the P. Catholic University of Chile and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Copenhagen. He is a visiting scholar at Harvard University for 2012-13 academic year.