Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series
In 2001, to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of Raúl Prebisch, the renowned Argentine economist and one of founders of ECLAC, this body established the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series in his honour to provide a forum for distinguished guest lecturers active in the field of economics in Latin America and the world.
2014
The Mexican economics professor Rolando Cordera will deliver a master lecture entitled "Development Yesterday and Today: Idea and Utopia", on Tuesday 29 April, 11:00 hours. This presentation constitutes the Thirteenth Raúl Prebisch Lecture. More information...
2013
The Brazilian economics professor Luiz Gonzaga Belluzzo will deliver a master lecture entitled "Transformations in centre-periphery relations and their impact on development in Latin America and the Caribbean", on Monday 22 April, 11:00 hours. This presentation constitutes the Twelfth Raúl Prebisch Lecture. More information...
2012
The Vice-President of the Eastern Republic of Uruguay, President of the Senate and President of the General Assembly of Uruguay, Mr. Danilo Astori, will deliver a master lecture entitled "The challenges of innovation and productivity in a national economic and social development project", on Thursday 26 April, 11:00 hours. This presentation constitutes the Eleventh Raúl Prebisch Lecture. More information...
2011
The Colombian economist, Mr. José Antonio Ocampo, will deliver a master lecture entitled "Macroeconomics for development: countercyclical policies and changing production patterns", on Tuesday 12 April, 11:00 hours. This presentation constitutes the Tenth Raúl Prebisch Lecture. More information...
2010
The Argentine economist and academic, Mr. Aldo Ferrer, will deliver a master lecture entitled "Development and globalization: Prebisch's approach today", on 22 April 2010, 11:00 hours. This presentation, constitutes the Ninth in the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series. More information...
2009
The philosopher and writer, born in San Sebastián, Basque Nation, Mr. Fernando Savater Martín, will deliver a master lecture entitled "The role of ethics in politics, in the context of humanity's future challenges", on 29 April 2009, 11:00 hours. This presentation, constitutes the Eighth in the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series. More information, videos and photographs...
2007
The Professor Emeritus of History at the University of California, Berkeley, Mr. Tulio Halperin Donghi, will deliver a master lecture entitled "A Historical Look at ECLAC in its Era", on 16 August 2007, 11:00 hours. This presentation, constitutes the Seventh in the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series. More information...
2006
Secretary-General of the Ibero-American Secretariat (SEGIB), Mr. Enrique V. Iglesias, will deliver a master lecture entitled "A re-encouner with the State in development strategies", on 28 August 2006, 17:00 hours. This presentation, constitutes the Sixth in the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series. More information...
2005
Professor of International Political Economy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Mr. Dani Rodrik, delivered a master lecture entitled "Towards a New Growth Agenda ", on 31 August 2005. This presentation, constitutes the Fifth in the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series. More information and video...
2004
The Secretary General of UNCTAD, Mr. Rubens Ricupero, delivered a master lecture entitled "The contemporary relevance of Prebisch: placing international trade at the service of development" (La actualidad de Prebisch: Por un comercio internacional al servicio del desarrollo), on 27 August 2004. This presentation, constitutes the Fourth in the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series. More information and videos...
2003
The former President of Brazil, Mr. Fernando Henrique Cardoso, delivered a master lecture entitled "¿Beyond the economy: interactions between policy and economic development" (written version. The complete oral presentation is available at ECLAC website as a digital video, following the link "more information"). This presentation, which constitutes the Third in the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series, was delivered on 8 August 2003. More information...
2002
Professor Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Laureate in Economics, 2001, delivered a master lecture entitled "Whither Reforms? Towards a New Agenda for Latin America", which was the Second in the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series, given on 26 August 2002. More information ...
2001
Brazilian Economist Celso Furtado, one of the region's most influential economists of the past century, inaugurated the Raúl Prebisch Memorial Lecture Series with a presentation entitled The roots of Globalization" (Las raíces de la globalización, in Spanish), on 27 August 2001.

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