23 April 2020 | Briefing note
The U.S. economy grew 2.3% in 2019; a recession is expected in 2020.
13 March 2020 | Briefing note
In 2019, international bond issuance from Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC) increased and bond spreads tightened, but credit quality continued to deteriorate although at a slower pace relative to 2018.
18 December 2019 | Briefing note
The U.S. economy slowed from around 3% annualized growth in 2018 to 2% in 2019.
10 July 2019 | Briefing note
In the first quarter of 2019 the U.S. economy grew at an above-trend annualized rate of 3.1%
8 May 2019 | Briefing note
The U.S. debt burden became heavier as a result of the unprecedented policy response to the global financial crisis and economic recession, and it has continued to grow.
20 December 2018 | Briefing note
The U.S. economic expansion, which is in its tenth year, is approaching record length but not strength. November marked the 113th month of growth for the U.S. economy, and there have been 38 consecutive quarters of growth. This is the second longest expansion on record, only the 1991-2001 expansion is longer, and it is expected to continue into next year and become the longest on record.
4 de September de 2018 | Briefing note
The publication Los números índices y su relación con la economía (available in Spanish only), summarizes the links between price and volume index numbers and microeconomic theory, presents recommended formulas for international measurements, and explains how to use them in international price and volume comparisons.
18 October 2017 | Briefing note
October 2017 | ECLAC OFFICE IN WASHINGTON, D.C. (STUDIES AND RESEARCH PAPERS)
29 August 2017 | Briefing note
Latin America and the Caribbean Issued US$ 74 Billion in International Bonds in the First Half of 2017
28 November 2016 | Briefing note
The balance struck in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on intellectual property (patent and data exclusivity) protection for pharmaceutical products