- Visiting Senior Policy Analyst
Sergio Daga promotes economic freedom in Latin American nations as a visiting senior policy analyst in The Heritage Foundation's Center for International Trade and Economics. Among his tools is Heritage's flagship publication, the annual Index of Economic Freedom.
Daga is part of the inaugural class of the Atlas Corps – CIPE Think Tank LINKS Fellowship Program. His research focuses on government cronyism and the morality of capitalism, as well as the government bureaucracy and red tape that undermine entrepreneurship in Latin America.
Daga also is director of research and a founding board member of Politicas Publicas para la Libertad, a leading think tank in Bolivia that promotes public polices based on the principles of economic freedom, rule of law, human rights and state subsidiarity. He is the economist responsible for macroeconomic research for the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of Santa Cruz, Bolivia. His experience also includes infrastructure research for CAF Development Bank of Latin America in Caracas, Venezuela.
Daga received a bachelor of arts degree in economics from the Catholic University of Bolivia and a master's degree in economics from the University of Chile. He also trained at Libertad y Desarrollo, the leading free-market think tank in Chile, and the Atlas Economic Research Foundation in the United States.
He resides in Santa Cruz with his wife, Maria Teresa, and their daughter, Regina.
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