Research fields

  • Economic History
  • Public Finances
  • State Capacity
  • Trade

Selected publications

  • Kehoe, Timothy; Machicado, Carlos Gustavo & Peres-Cajías, José Alejandro (2019) “The Monetary and Fiscal History of Bolivia, 1960-2017”, NBER Working Papers Series, 25523
  • Ducoing, Cristián; Peres-Cajías, José Alejandro; Badia-Miró, Marc; Bergquist, Ann-Kristin; Contreras, Carlos; Ranestad, Kristin; Torregosa, Sara (2018) “Natural Resource Curse in the long run? Bolivia, Chile and Peru in the Nordic Countries’ Mirror”, Sustainability 10 (4), 965.
  • Peres-Cajías, José Alejandro & Carreras-Marín, Anna (2018) “Bolivian Official 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 (1), pp. 53-86
  • Peres-Cajías, José Alejandro (2017) “Bolivian Tariff  Policy during the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century: High Average Tariff and Unbalanced Regional Protection”. Journal of Latin American Studies, 49 (3), pp. 433-462.
  • Herranz-Loncán, Alfonso & Peres-Cajías, José Alejandro (2016) “Tracing the Reversal of Fortune in the Americas. Bolivian GDP per capita since the mid-nineteenth century”. Cliometrica, 10 (1), pp. 99-128