Javier Aliaga Lordemann, has doctoral and master’s degrees in economics from the University of Zaragoza and Cologne. Since 2010 he has been a member of the Bolivian Academy of Economic Sciences and in 2011 he received the Bernard Prince Prize for Research in the Netherlands.
He has been Executive Director of the Institute of Socio-Economic Research (IISEC) of the Universidad Católica Boliviana (UCB) for eight years. He has also done international research with multiple universities and research institutes at an international level, on issues related to energetic and experimental economics. He has published 6 books and 26 refereed scientific articles published in indexed journals.
He has also served as an international consultant and economic adviser in more than 25 countries on issues of energetic economics, environmental economics and infrastructure economics. He has carried out missions in South America, Central America, Europe, Asia and Africa, for various institutions such as IDB, WB, GIZ, EU, IMF, IDRC, MCC, UN, FAO, CAF, Bank of Asia, etc.