First WAPLAC Workshop – Welfare and policies in LAC: advances and challenges ahead

Call for application
First WAPLAC Workshop – Welfare and policies in LAC: advances and challenges ahead
9-10 May 2024, San José de Costa Rica

The first workshop of the network  on Welfare and Policy Analysis  in Latin America and the Caribbean (WAPLAC) entitled “Welfare and policies in LAC: advances and challenges ahead”, which will take place at the University of Costa Rica in San José on 9-10 May 2024. 

This two-day conference aims to take stock of recent research on fiscal and welfare policies, inequality, wellbeing, labor market dynamics, support for democracy, and other social outcomes in LAC. Contributions could focus especially on the progress made by the expansion of socio-fiscal policies in the region and the challenges faced to implement sustainable welfare policies from a multidimensional perspective.

Keynote speaker:  Adriana Camacho (Universidad de los Andes).

Deadline for submission: February 29, 2024
Acceptance notification: March 4, 2024

Further information are available here.