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Anahí Rodriguez de Tappatá Passed Away

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 07:34

Dear Friends, the Sociedad Argentina de Economía Regional shares with deep pain the decease of Anahí Tappatá, a dear member of our network and a colleague with an extensive experience in regional economies particularly at the Rio Negro Region.


anahiAnahi Rodriguez - Tappatá native from Patagonia and with a Bachelor of Economics degree from the Universidad Nacional del Sur, Bahia Blanca, was imprisoned during the last military coup and was exiled in Spain, from where she returned with his family in 1987. She served as a researcher and Chief Economist at the IERAL – Instituto de Estudios sobre la Realidad Argentina y Latinoamericana – of Fundación Mediterránea at the Comahue Regional office based at Rio Negro. For years she published on regional economic issues at the IERAL monthly magazine ‘Estudios e Investigaciones’. She had also an important political career and was elected as a provincial representative in 2015.


We extend our condolences and heartfelt greetings to family and friends, and highlight his career and moral attributes.


Yours truly,

Pedro Elosegui




Estimadas/os, la Sociedad Argentina de Economía Regional participa con dolor, el fallecimiento de Anahí Tappatá, integrante de nuestra Red y colega de amplia trayectoria en las economías regionales, particularmente en el Alto Valle del Rio Negro. 


Anahí Rodriguez de Tappatá oriunda de la Patagonia, Licenciada en Economía egresada de la Universidad Nacional del Sur, Bahia Blanca, fue encarcelada durante la dictadura y estuvo exiliada en España, desde donde regresó con su familia en 1987. Se desempeñó como investigadora y Economista Jefe del IERAL -Instituto de Estudios sobre la Realidad Argentina y Latinoamericana- de la Fundación Mediterránea en la Filial Comahue, con sede en Rio Negro. Publicó durante años en la revista mensual Estudios e Investigaciones de la Fundación sobre la problemática de la región. Tuvo una amplia trayectoria política y fue elegida en el 2015 como legisladora en Rio Negro, aunque por cuestiones de salud no llegó a asumir su banca.


Hacemos llegar nuestras condolencias y sentidos saludos a sus familiares y amigos, y destacamos su trayectoria y atributos morales.



Pedro Elosegui

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