Jul 2016
Author(s): Larrea, Sylvia Virginia; Binato, Silvio; Provenzano, Dario; Jeifetz, Carlos
The objective of this study is to assess the potential for electrical interconnection of power systems in the Arco Norte region of South America, which consists of the countries of Guyana, Suriname,…
Sep 2013
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston; Mercer-Blackman, Valerie; Presbitero, Andrea; Rebucci, Alessandro
High government debts, weak economic growth, vulnerability to external shocks and the design of sound fiscal consolidation strategies are among the most critical issues that some of the Caribbean…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Abuelafia, Emmanuel; Thomas, Desmond; Leon, Javier; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Kamau, Musheer O.; Mercer-Blackman, Valerie
The Caribbean Region Quarterly Bulletin provides economic conjunctural and structural information about this particular region. This issue highlights the high debt ratios and fiscal concerns that…
Jun 2004
Author(s): Mokate, Karen Marie; Rey de Marulanda, Nohra; Tantiwiramanond, Darunee; Valdés, Teresa; Osawa, Mari; Guiza, Edel C.; Blondet, Cecilia; Vargas, Regina; Katjasungkana, Nursyahbani; Chiarotti, Marcela; Pile, Stephanie; Buvinic, Mayra; Roza, Vivian; Rodrigues, Almira; Pandey, Shashi; Ganga, Sharda; Truong, Thanh-Dam; Bonilla-Castro, Elssy; Kim, Yanghee
This publication is the fourth in a series that documents experiences in different dimensions of social development and social policy issues in Latin America, the Caribbean and East and Southeast…