Feb 2006
Author(s): de Paiva Abreu, Marcelo
The interest of specific Latin American economies in the successful completion of the Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) negotiations is very heterogeneous. A list of relevant factors to explain…
Jan 2006
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Olgiati, Analía; Duryea, Suzanne
Approximately 14 percent of births are unregistered in Latin America according to estimates by UNICEF (2001). Children who lack an official birth certificate can be denied access to social services…
Jan 2006
Author(s): de Paiva Abreu, Marcelo
This paper's main concern is to assess which "industrial policies" would be meaningful for Latin America nowadays. The first section introduces the theme while the second section…