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August 2016 |
  • Lozano, Ignacio
  • Julio, Juan Manuel

This paper provides evidence for the positive effects of fiscal decentralization on regional economic growth in Colombia since the enactment of...

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August 2016 |
  • Chacaltana, Juan

In a dramatic change of trend, labour formalization took place in Peru in the period covered by this study. The context was one of economic growth...

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August 2016 |
  • Gayo, Modesto
  • Méndez, María Luisa
  • Teitelboim, Berta

Tertiarization, or the shift to service economies with an increasing prevalence of non-manual occupations, has been identified as a central...

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August 2016 |
  • Neira, Isabel
  • Lacalle-Calderón, Maricruz
  • Portela, Marta

This study focuses on the relationship among official development assistance (ODA), social capital and economic growth in Latin American countries...

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August 2016 |
  • Fujii Gambero, Gerardo
  • Cervantes M., Rosario
  • Fabián Rojas, Ana Sofía

This study presents estimates of the number of jobs created by Mexican exports of manufactured goods in 2008 and 2012 based on the input-output...

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August 2016 |
  • Fernández A., Andrés

Labour income inequality declined in most of the Latin American countries in the early years of the twenty-first century. Costa Rica, however, is...

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August 2016 |
  • Santos, Humberto
  • Elacqua, Gregory

In this article, we examine the hypothesis that the policy of parental school choice in Chile has increased socioeconomic school segregation. We...

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August 2016 |
  • Epstein, Hernán
  • Marconi, Salvador

This work sets out some methodological aspects and gross domestic product (GDP) series for Latin America and the Caribbean for the period 2005-...

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August 2016 |
  • Magacho, Guilherme Riccioppo

The capital goods industry is essential for technological development and long-term economic growth without external restrictions. After a long...

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July 2016 |
NU. CEPAL

The world is living a change of era. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals represent the...

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July 2016 |
NU. CEPAL

The world is living a change of era. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals represent the...

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August 2016 |
NU. CEPAL

The new digital technologies have led to widespread use of cloud computing, recognition of the potential of big data analytics, and significant...

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July 2016 |
NU. CEPAL. Sede Subregional para el Caribe

It is not possible to trace the early demographic development of the Turks and Caicos Islands due to lack of data, but what is evident from the...

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July 2016 |
NU. CEPAL. Sede Subregional para el Caribe

This document presents the evaluation report of the “Regional dialogue on energy efficiency and renewable energy policy” meeting, aimed at...

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July 2016 |
  • Jaimurzina, Azhar
  • Wilmsmeier, Gordon

This issue of the FAL Bulletin explores a number of challenges and potential opportunities for inland waterway development in South America. The...

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July 2016 |
NU. CEPAL

The region of Latin America and the Caribbean can boast a successful track record in the process of eradicating hunger: it is the only region in...

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July 2016

Innovation and internationalization in services are key drivers of structural transformation, productivity growth and overall economic performance...

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June 2016 |
  • Wilmsmeier, Gordon
  • Spengler, Thomas

The ECLAC port and terminal energy consumption survey is the most comprehensive and relevant analysis of this issue both in Latin America and...