Feb 2018
Author(s): Prat, Jordi; López, Arnoldo; Manzano, Osmel; Solera, Marco; Ochoa, Elizabeth
Central America and the Dominican Republic had stable economic growth in 2017. The performance of the United States economy and low commodity prices, mainly oil, meant that the key indicators for the…
Feb 2018
Author(s): Prat, Jordi; López, Arnoldo; Manzano, Osmel; Solera, Marco; Ochoa, Elizabeth
En 2017 Centroamérica y República Dominicana tuvo un crecimiento económico estable. El desempeño de Estados Unidos y los bajos precios de las materias primas, principalmente de los hidrocarburos,…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Finlev, Tessa; Maguire, Rachel; Oppenheim, Ben; Skvirsky, Sara
The report Future Landscapes of the Orange Economy: Creative Pathways for Improving Lives in Latin America and the Caribbean was produced together with the Institute for the Future with the purpose…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Finlev, Tessa; Maguire, Rachel; Oppenheim, Ben; Skvirsky, Sara
El futuro de la economía naranja: Fórmulas creativas para mejorar vidas en América Latina y el Caribe, es un informe producido junto con el Institute for the Future con el objetivo de tener una…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Finlev, Tessa; Maguire, Rachel; Oppenheim, Ben; Skvirsky, Sara
O futuro da economia laranja: fórmulas criativas para melhorar a vida na América Latina e no Caribe, é um relatório elaborado em conjunto com o Instituto para o Futuro com o objetivo de ter uma visão…
Jan 2016
Author(s): Maldonado, Leonardo; Manzano, Osmel; Lagarda, Guillermo; Quijada, José Alejandro
Central America and the Dominican Republic are enjoying a favorable external environment. The U.S. economic recovery, the main trade partner of the region, and the marked fall in oil prices has made…
Jan 2016
Author(s): Maldonado, Leonardo; Manzano, Osmel; Lagarda, Guillermo; Quijada, José Alejandro
Centroamérica y la República Dominicana experimentan un contexto externo favorable. La recuperación de Estados Unidos, principal socio comercial, y la significativa reducción del precio del petróleo…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Ojanperä, Sanna; Kallestad, Eirin; Tourreilles, Federica; Schwartz, Liora; Olcese, Claudia; Navarro, Juan Carlos; Magri, Nicola; Anta, Rafael; Guaipatín, Carlos
We believe we have a story that will inspire new ways of approaching international development. During the past five years, the Innovation Lab (I-Lab), born out of the Division of Competiveness and…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Manzano, Osmel; Lora, Eduardo
Este documento forma parte del curso La Realidad Macroeconómica: Una Introducción a los Problemas y Políticas del Crecimiento y la Estabilidad en América Latina. El presente módulo tiene por…
Sep 2011
Author(s): Alvarez, Roberto; Benavente, José Miguel; Campusano, Rolando; Cuevas, Conrado
This paper compiles and analyzes several sources of information to shed light on the relationship between innovation and employment growth in the manufacturing industry in Chile in the last 15 years…
Feb 2009
Author(s): Giuffrida, Antonio; El-Wahab, Shireen; Anta, Rafael
This paper examines the current and emerging trends in mobile health, with particular emphasis on lessons learned and on potential opportunities for Latin America to apply mobile services to health…