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…
Apr 2006
Author(s): Stern, Peter A.
This paper is based on the premise that investment in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) has a positive impact on economic development because of its contribution to growth and labor…
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…