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May 2017 |
  • Williams, Robert Crane
  • Bissessar, Shiva

In Caribbean countries, modern telecommunications infrastructure is vulnerable to an array of natural disasters, as exemplified by the impacts of...

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May 2017 |
  • Griffith-Jones, Stephany
  • Spratt, Stephen
  • Andrade, Rodrigo
  • Griffith-Jones, Edward

This paper examines if recent sharp declines in the price of oil and other fossil fuels will discourage private investment in renewable energy,...

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May 2017 |
  • Alleyne, Dillon
  • Charles, Don
  • Hendrickson, Michael
  • McLean, Sheldon
  • Pantin, Machel
  • Skerrette, Nyasha

The Preliminary Overview of the Economies of the Caribbean analyzes in its 2016-2017 edition the economic performance of the region throughout...

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May 2017 |
NU. CEPAL. Oficina de Washington

This document, prepared by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) Washington Office, presents and analyzes the most...

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May 2017 |
NU. CEPAL
OIT

Employment situation in Latin America and the Caribbeanis a twice-yearly report prepared jointly by the Economic Development Division of the...

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April 2017 |
  • Bidegain Ponte, Nicole

This paper analyses the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its Sustainable Development Goals in light of the challenges and priorities...

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April 2017 |
NU. CEPAL. Oficina de Washington

The U.S labor market is tight and is expected to return to full employment in 2017. However, productivity has risen less than 1% for six...

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April 2017 |
CDCC
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April 2017 |
NU. CEPAL

Together with the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, adopted at the Third International Conference on Financing for Development, held in Ethiopia in July...

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April 2017 |
  • Paredes, Gonzalo J.

Dollarization is a monetary regime that is detrimental to sustained growth and the ability to cope with successive external shocks. Setting out...

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April 2017 |
  • Pastén, Roberto

A structural shift in the trend toward higher deficits had emerged by the middle of the 1860s in Chile. For some authors, this was the result of...

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April 2017 |
  • Correa da Silveira, Eduarda Martins
  • Dias Samsonescu, Jorge Augusto
  • Triches, Divanildo

This article aims to analyse the determinants of foreign direct investment (FDI) into Brazil between 2001 and 2013. It uses a vector error...

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April 2017 |
  • Martínez, Juliana
  • Sánchez-Ancochea, Diego

In 1980, just before the debt crisis and in contrast with the experience of the rest of Latin America, almost all Costa Ricans had formal jobs and...

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April 2017 |
  • Santos de Farias Souza, Wallace Patrick
  • Annegues, Ana Claudia
  • Rodrigues de Oliveira, Victor

This article evaluates the effects of a set of variables on the inequality of opportunities in Brazil, using the method developed by Li, Chen and...

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April 2017 |
  • Tello, Mario D.

This article analyses the relationship between investment decisions, investment intensity, innovation outcomes and labour productivity for a...

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April 2017 |
  • Fuentes, Luis
  • Mac-Clure, Oscar
  • Moya, Cristóbal
  • Olivos, Camilo

This article seeks to define and characterize the urban structure of Santiago, Chile, based on the relation between its inhabitants’ places of...

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April 2017 |
  • Vasco, Cristian
  • Tamayo, Grace Natalie

This article analyses the determinants of both participation in non-farm employment and nonfarm earnings in Ecuador. Using the Dubin-McFadden two-...

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April 2017 |
  • Espinoza-Delgado, José
  • López-Laborda, Julio

This paper estimates multidimensional poverty in Nicaragua between 2001 and 2009, using data from the three most recent standard of living surveys...