José Alejandro Peres-Cajías

Escuela de la Producción y la Competitividad, Catholic University of Bolivia

PhD in Economic History, University of Barcelona
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personal website

Research Interests

  • Public finances
  • Economic geography
  • Latin American economic history

Selected Publications

  • Branisa, B. and Peres-Cajías, J.A. (2020) "The biological standard of living in La Paz (Bolivia), 1880s-1920s: persistent stagnation and inequality", Economics & Human Biology. Link .
  • Kehoe, T.; Machicado, C.G. and Peres-Cajías, J.A. (2019) "The Monetary and Fiscal History of Bolivia, 1960-2017", Working paper. Link .
  • Perez-Cajías, J.A. (2019) "From West to East: Bolivian Regional GDPs since the 1950s. A story of Natural Resources and Infrastructure", Working paper. Link .
  • Peres-Cajías, J.A., and Carreras-Marín, A. (2018) "Official Bolivian Trade Statistics (1910-1949): Landlockness and the limits of a standard accuracy approach", Revista de Historia Económica-Journal of Iberian and Latin American Economic History, 36, 53-86. Link .
  • Ducoing, C., Peres-Cajías, J., Badia-Miró, M., Bergquist, A-K., Contreras, C., Ranestad, R., and Torregrosa, S. (2018) "Natural Resources Curse in the Long Run? Bolivia, Chile and Peru in the Nordic Countries’ Mirror", Sustainability, 10, 965. Link .
  • Peres-Cajías J.A (2016) "Bolivian Tariff Policy during the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries: High Average Tariff and Unbalanced Regional Protection", Journal of Latin American Studies. Summary. Link .