[beta] Fwd: WAPLAC workshop #1, San José, Costa Rica, 9-10 May 2024

Dear Colleague, 

We are very pleased to announce the first workshop of the [ http://waplac.org/ | network on Welfare and Policy Analysis in Latin America and the Caribbean (WAPLAC) ] : “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. 

The workshop 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. 

The Keynote speaker for this workshop is [ https://economia.uniandes.edu.co/en/camacho | Adriana Camacho ] (Universidad de los Andes, Colombia). 

You can find more information in the attached Call for Papers and in the conference website at: [http://waplac.org/event/waplac-workshop-1-costa-rica | http://waplac.org/event/waplac-workshop-1-costa-rica ] 

Deadline for application: 29 February 
Notification of acceptance: 4 March 

There are no registration fees for the workshop. 

We would be very grateful if you could share this call for papers with any colleagues and students who might be interested in participating. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at [ mailto:h.x.jara-tamayo@lse.ac.uk | h.x.jara-tamayo@lse.ac.uk ] or [ mailto:david.rivera-gonzalez@u-bordeaux.fr | david.rivera-gonzalez@u-bordeaux.fr ] 

Apologies in case of double posting. 

We hope to see you in Costa Rica! 

Kind regards,