Browse By:

Monday January 21, 2019 Login |Register

A Project of

sponsored by

Bolivia's Economy: The First Year

Bookmark and Share Report Misuse or Glitches

Publication Date:

Publisher(s): Center for Economic and Policy Research

Author(s): Mark Weisbrot

Topic: Economics (Infrastructure)

Keywords: Poverty; Hydrocarbon industry; Recession

Type: Brief

Coverage: Bolivia


This issue brief describes Bolivia's economy in the first year of Evo Morales' presidency. There were improvements in most of the major economic indicators, as well as some new initiatives by the government to fulfill its promises to the country's impoverished majority.