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  • 5-March-2010



    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.

  • 10-February-2010

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    DEV Working Paper 288: Innovation, productivity and economic development in Latin America and the Caribbean

    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.

  • 2-February-2010

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    Migration in Peru, 2010

    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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  • 1-February-2010

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    América Latina después de la tormenta: Escenarios post-crisis

    Speech by Luis Alberto Moreno, President Inter-American Development Bank(IADB) at the International Economic Forum Latin America and the Caribbean 2010

  • 25-January-2010


    Latin American economic leaders discuss recovery in 2010 at Paris forum

    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.

  • 25-January-2010


    BID y OCDE colaborarán más estrechamente en generación y difusión de buenas prácticas y políticas públicas

    Memorando de Entendimiento firmado durante el segundo Foro Económico Internacional América Latina y el Caribe que se realiza en París

  • 25-January-2010


    Líderes latinoamericanos discuten la recuperación económica en 2010 en Foro de 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.

  • 25-January-2010


    IDB and OECD agree to collaborate more closely in order to generate and disseminate good practices and public policy

    Memorandum of Understanding signed during the International Economic Forum for Latin America and the Caribbean

  • 21-January-2010

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    DEV Working paper 286: Does trade stimulate innovation? Evidence from firm-product data

    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.

  • 20-January-2010


    Earthquake in Haiti

    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.

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