Nov 2010
Author(s): Rowland, Ben; Durante, Juan José; Martin, Dougal
Two basic factors shape private sector development in Belize. First, the population is small - only 322,000 as of mid-2008. This limits the size of the domestic market and potential economies of…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Focke, Kurt S.
This presentation discusses the strengths and challenges of the Caribbean financial sector and addresses global financial reform and its implications.
May 2010
Author(s): Guerrero, Rosa Matilde; Focke, Kurt S.; Rossini, Florencia
En los últimos años, varios países de América Latina han optado por fortalecer los componentes de la red de seguridad financiera con el objeto de preservar sus sistemas financieros. En este contexto…
Apr 2010
Author(s): Durante, Juan José; Focke, Kurt S.; Collich, Guillermo J.; Marcel, Mario; Andersen, Torben
The Latin American and Caribbean region is highly exposed to natural disasters. The social and economic impact of these events has been historically very significant and it is showing an increasingly…