INSTITUTO ECUATORIANO DE ECONOMIA POLITICA

INSTITUTO ECUATORIANO DE ECONOMIA POLITICA

Guayaquil, Ecuador

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ABOUT

The mission of Instituto Ecuatoriano de Económica Política is to promote classical liberal ideas: individual liberty, free markets, limited government, private property, and the rule of law through analysis, research, and dissemination of policies and solutions for free and responsible men.

Major programs for this organization include: Ecuadorian Entrepreneurs; Development Leaders Seminar; Observatory for Business Regulations

IN THE NEWS

WHY ECUADOR’S ECONOMIC FUTURE DEPENDS ON RETAINING DOLLARIZATION

Having access to a stable currency is crucial in order for people to make prudent financial and economic decisions, and stable monetary policy directly contributes to a country’s standing in the world’s economy. Throughout its 26-year history, Atlas Network partner Instituto Ecuatoriano de Económia Política (IEEP) has argued fo...

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IDEAS HAVE CONSEQUENCES: THE CASE OF DOLLARIZATION IN ECUADOR

Ecuador’s dollarization provides a good example for tracing how ideas become implemented in public policy. It takes time, effort, and dedication. One of the most relevant contributions of the Instituto Ecuatoriano de Economia Politica (IEEP) in its 25-year history of promoting the ideas of freedom was the role it played in the d...

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CELEBRATING MONETARY STABILITY IN ECUADOR

Fifteen years ago, the people of Ecuador began abandoning their rapidly depreciating currency and adopted the U.S. dollar as the official currency instead. Last month, Atlas Network partner the Ecuadorian Institute for Political Economy (IEEP), whose leaders played a part in the dollarization process, hosted an international con...

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FOUNDER OF ECUADOR ORGANIZATION HONORED WITH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Earlier this month, Dora de Ampuero, founder and director of the Ecuadorian Institute for Political Economy (IEEP), was honored with the Orrantia González Civic Decoration at the historic 125-year anniversary celebration of Guayaquil’s Chamber of Commerce (GCC). Ampuero, a long time friend and partner of the Atlas Network, was r...

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