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InnovaLatino: Fostering Innovation in Latin America is the result of a two-year collaboration between INSEAD and the OECD Development Centre, and funded by the Foundation Telefónica, with the objective of researching innovation dynamics in the business and public sectors in Latin America.
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GDP per capita in Latin America has been falling behind high-income countries and other benchmarks for decades. in this paper, we explore some of the potential roots of this poor performance by using development accounting techniques.
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Political stability and economic growth in Peru in the last decade are leading to a change in migration patterns, contributing to a reduction in the level of emigration.
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Speech by Luis Alberto Moreno, President Inter-American Development Bank(IADB) at the International Economic Forum Latin America and the Caribbean 2010
Latin American and Caribbean countries have not escaped the global financial crisis, but have weathered the storm more successfully than in past downturns, due to better macroeconomic management, more efficient structural policies, and a vigorous business sector.
Memorando de Entendimiento firmado durante el segundo Foro Económico Internacional América Latina y el Caribe que se realiza en París
Los países de América Latina y el Caribe no se han escapado de la crisis financiera mundial, pero han sabido capear el temporal con más éxito que en recesiones anteriores, debido a una mejor gestión macroeconómica, políticas estructurales más eficientes, y un sector empresarial vigoroso.
Memorandum of Understanding signed during the International Economic Forum for Latin America and the Caribbean
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This paper investigates whether increased import competition leads firms to engage in incremental innovation reflected in product quality upgrading. The econometric analysis relies on a rich dataset of Chilean manufacturing firms and their products.
The catastrophic earthquake that struck Haiti on 12 January 2010 has levelled Port-au-Prince, inflicting enormous pain in the poorest country in Latin America and the Caribbean.