Oct 2016
Author(s): Magalhães, Fernanda;Acosta Restrepo, Patricia;Lonardoni, Fernanda;Moris, Roberto
The Latin American and Caribbean region has pursued a variety of policies with respect to slum upgrading and prevention, but the available literature does not provide a description of these…
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…