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Bolivia study: Implications of macroeconomic policy, external shocks and social protection systems on poverty, inequality and vulnerability in Latin America and the Caribbean. Bolivia – (Implicaciones de la política macroeconómica, los choques externos y los sistemas de protección social en la pobreza, la desigualdad y la vulnerabilidad en América Latina y el Caribe. Bolivia)

This study explores how the changes in the international economic environment, mainly the economic crisis, the resurgence of inflation in the region, the variability in oil prices, fluctuations in major currencies like the dollar and the euro and the economic policies adopted by other countries have major impact on the Bolivian economy.

Service line: Policy coherence
Category: Social Protection Systems
Created by: Development Policy and Analysis Division
Type: Knowledge Product
Format: Case study
Language(s): Spanish
Location: http://www.eclac.org/publicaciones/xml/1/41951/2010-039-Bolivia-W6-w.pdf
Publication: 2010
Target audience: Policy makers, Governments
Availability: Web accessible/downloadable