Sep 2017
Author(s): Fisher, Mary Kate; Gamper, Catherine
Natural hazards and disasters can have significant impacts on the economic and social development of Latin America and the Caribbean. In the past decade alone, OECD and BRIC countries have…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Fisher, Mary Kate; Gamper, Catherine
Los desastres naturales pueden tener impactos significativos en el desarrollo económico y social de América Latina y el Caribe. Sólo en la última década, los países de la OCDE y BRIC han…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Fisher, Mary Kate; Gamper, Catherine
Os riscos naturais e os desastres podem ter impactos significativos no desenvolvimento econômico e social da América Latina e do Caribe. Apenas na década passada, os países da OCDE e BRIC…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Marczak, Jason; Engelke, Peter; Bohl, David; Saldarriaga Jiménez, Andrea
Strategic foresight is critical to moving a country or region in the right direction. Leaders nearly everywhere in the world are overwhelmed by the crush of events, focusing their attention on the…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Marczak, Jason; Engelke, Peter; Bohl, David; Saldarriaga Jiménez, Andrea
La prospectiva estratégica es fundamental para orientar a un país o una región en la dirección correcta. Los líderes en casi todo el mundo centran su atención en el presente en lugar de centrarla en…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Grazzi, Matteo; Pietrobelli, Carlo; Crespi, Gustavo; Tacsir, Ezequiel; Vargas, Fernando; Mohan, Preeya; Strobl, Eric; Watson, Patrick; Jung, Juan; González-Velosa, Carolina; Rosas-Shady, David; Flores Lima, Roberto; Kantis, Hugo; Federico, Juan; Angelelli, Pablo; Ibarra, Sabrina; Cathles, Alison; Pangerl, Siobhan; Rabellotti, Roberta; Montalbano, Pierluigi; Nenci, Silvia; Presbitero, Andrea
This volume uses the study of firm dynamics to investigate the factors preventing faster productivity growth in Latin America and the Caribbean, pushing past the limits of traditional macroeconomic…