Call for Papers
XVI Annual Meetings of the LACEA / IADB / WB/ UNDP Research Network on Inequality and Poverty
Cuernavaca, Mexico – June 15th, 2011
The next meeting of the LACEA/IDB/WB/UNDP Network on Inequality and
Poverty (NIP) will be held in Cuernavaca, Mexico on June 15th, 2011.
The NIP is an initiative that aims to advance the state of knowledge and expertise regarding the causes and consequences of soverty, inequality, and social exclusion, as well as on the whole
range of policies, institutions, and social structures that influence their dynamics. For more information on the NIP, go to http://www.nip-lac.org/.
Next meeting will focus on “Impact of programs and policies on poverty and inequality.” We welcome submission of papers under this general theme.
Papers (in Word or PDF) should be sent to: Miguel Jaramillo (mjaramillo) and Elia Carrasco (elia.carrasco) by May 16, 2011. Strict compliance with
this deadline is required.
Papers will be selected on the basis of academic merit. Submitted papers will be reviewed by a program committee made of members of the Executive Committee of the Network. Authors of the selected papers will be notified by e-mail. Every accepted paper will be included in the program and will have a discussant. We expect to communicate our decisions by May 23.
The NIP may offer partial funding for travel expenses for those participants who are not able to obtain full financial support from their institutions or other sources. If authors require financial
support, they should indicate it at the time of submission of the paper. In order to receive funding from NIP, authors whose papers were accepted must be members of LACEA and current on their membership dues by the time of the meeting.
Inquiries concerning the meeting should be sent to: Miguel Jaramillo Chair of the Executive Committee, NIP
(mjaramillo) and Elia Carrasco (elia.carrasco).