Dr. Ivan Velasquez Castellanos

Country of current residence

Bolivia

Current position

Coordinator

Current institute employer

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS)

Since

2007

Website current institute

www.kas.de/bolivien

Office address

*Fundación Konrad Adenauer (KAS)* Calle No 21 de Achumani (Al Lado de Prosalud) La Paz Bolivia

Office phone

(00 591) 76540600

Private address

Av. Ecuador N.2617 Ed. Connal - Depto 1b (Zona Sopocachi - Montículo) La Paz - Bolivia

Private phone

00591-22419750 / cell (00 591) 72543171

Previous positions

Executive Director Chamber of Exporters - Bolivia Director of Economic Analysis Chamber of Exporters - Bolivia Senior Taxes Specialist. Ministry of Economy – Bolivia Economic Policy Consultant, Ministry of Economic Development of Bolivia, State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO – Swiss Cooperation) Consultant, National Customs of Bolivia (AN). Inter American Development Bank (IDB) Project BID/1056SF-BO. Program of Reform and Modernization PROMA.

Other activities

Mayor of San Andres University Senior Lecturer of the PhD Program San Francisco Javier University. Sucre – Bolivia. Lecturer of the Doctoral Program. Loyola University La Paz - Bolivia. Senior Lecturer of the Master Program.

Awards

Norbert Lammert Stiftung Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Organization of American States (OAS)

Current donors

Norbert Lammert Stiftung Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS)

Professional memberships

Réseau PEP Network et CIRPÉE (Centre interuniversitaire sur le risque, les politiques économiques et l'emploi) Université Laval Québec (Québec) Canada

Profession

Economist

Specialisation

Development Theory - Applied Microeconomics Chronic Poverty, Inequality, Vulnerability

Degrees / expertise

PhD in Economics

MSc. Master in International Trade

Bachelor of Science in Economics

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration

Diplom in Logistics and Competitiveness

Professional experience

Co-ordinator Bolivia Chamber of Exporters (CAMEX)

Chief (Director) Economic Policies and Analysis Chamber of Exporters (CAMEX)

Loyola University Senior Lecturer of the Master Program

2010

Bahadur, D., I. Velasquez and P. Sahoo.  2010.  Performance of Financial Institutions in Buthan.  IDE, 256 : 1-33 . Further Information
Velasquez, I, and L. Dips.  2010.  Evaluacion al proceso de descentralizacion en Bolivia.  In: Konrad Adenuer Stiftung (KAS) (eds.): Bolivia en la senda de la implementacion de la Ley Marco de Autonomias y Descentralizacion (LMAD). Konrad Adenuaer Stiftung (KAS).  313-382.  Further Information

2009

Käss S. & I, Velásquez.  2009.  Länderbericht. Geteiltes Bolivien. Konrad Adenauer Stiftung e. V. Januar 2009.. 
Velásquez Iván.  2009.  Pobreza, desigualdad y crisis en Bolivia. En el “Informe de Milenio sobre la Economía.  No 26. Fundación Milenio Holding Editores. La Paz Bolivia. , .
Velasquez-Castellanos, Ivan.  2009.  Derechos y Garantias Constitucionales. ¿Puede un Estado débil garantizar los derechos constitucionales?.  In: Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) (eds.): REFLEXION CRITICA A LA NUEVA CONSTITUCIÓN POLÍTICA DEL ESTADO. Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS).  107-124.  Further Information
Velasquez-Castellanos, Ivan and Molina German.  2009.  Exportaciones, pobreza y crecimiento en Bolivia.  In: Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) (eds.): Comercio y Pollítica Exterior Boliviana. Evaluación de su desempeño y desafíos para el futuro . Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS).  49-96.  Further Information
Velasquez-Castellanos, Ivan and Molina German.  2009.  Empleo y Pobreza en Bolivia.  In: Fundación Milenio (eds.): Coloquio Economico No 16 ¿Qué dejo en Bolivia la Bonanza Internacional?. Holding Editores.  105-116. 

2008

Velásquez I..  2008.  ¿Existe frontera para las operaciones de mercado abierto del Banco Central?. 

2007

Velasquez Castellanos, I.  2007.  Extreme Poverty: Vulnerability and Coping Strategies Among Indigenous People in Rural Areas of Bolivia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Göttingen.  Further Information
Velasquez, I..  2007.  Velasquez, Ivan (2007). Navegando en contra de la corriente. La Nacionalizacion de los Hidrocarburos en Bolivia. Mitos y Realidades.. 

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Science Policy
  • Renewable energy
  • Environmental and climate change
Research countries
  • Peru
  • Guatemala
  • Bolivia
Professional experience

Co-ordinator Bolivia Chamber of Exporters (CAMEX)

Chief (Director) Economic Policies and Analysis Chamber of Exporters (CAMEX)

Loyola University Senior Lecturer of the Master Program

Degrees

PhD in Economics

MSc. Master in International Trade

Bachelor of Science in Economics

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration

Diplom in Logistics and Competitiveness

Research affiliation

Chamber of Exporters (CAMEX)

Loyola University

Doctoral research funded by

BMZ via GTZ; KAS

Ivan Velasquez Castellanos

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department:
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change

Private E-Mail:
velasquezivanomar(at)gmail.com, velasquezivanomar(at)yahoo.com