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STRENGTH VALUE CHAINS INDUS POLICY

Strengthening Value Chains as an Industrial Policy Instrument

Methodology and Experience of ECLAC in Central America

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
18 Sep 2014
In this book the recent experience of ECLAC in the design of industrial policy and technical support to the governments of two Central American countries, El Salvador and Guatemala, is presented. A complete approach was followed to identify in detail, the constraints faced by each link in the val...
LAT AMER EMERGE GLOBAL SERV

Latin America's Emergence in Global Services

A New Driver of Structural Change in the Region?

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
3 Sep 2014
Business services have been one of the fastest growing export areas in emerging economies over the past decade. The spread of information and communication technologies and the rise in trade liberalization have facilitated the global unbundling and offshoring of services activities from advanced ...
ECLAC BIENNIAL RPT 2010/11

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)

Biennial Report (2010-2011)

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Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) Biennial Report
25 Apr 2014
This report of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean comprises three sections. The first is devoted to issues requiring action by the Economic and Social Council or being brought to its attention; the second contains the report on the activities carried out by the Commission...
ECLAC BIENNIAL RPT 2008/10

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)

Biennial Report (14 June 2008 to 1 June 2010)

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Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) Biennial Report
25 Apr 2014
This report of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean covers the period from 14 June 2008 to 1 June 2010 and comprises three sections. The first is devoted to issues requiring action by the Economic and Social Council or being brought to its attention; the second contains the...
PANORAMA SOCIAL AMERICA LATIN 2013

Panorama Social de América Latina 2013

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Panorama Social de América Latina
29 Apr 2014
En esta edición de 2013 del Panorama Social de América Latina se presentan las mediciones oficiales de la CEPAL respecto del análisis de la pobreza por ingresos y se procura ofrecer enfoques novedosos sobre pobreza y bienestar, poniendo especial énfasis en enfoques multidimensionales, de carácter...
PRELIM OVERVIEW ECON LAT AMER 2013

Preliminary Overview of the Economies of Latin America and the Caribbean 2013

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Preliminary Overview of the Economy of Latin America and the Caribbean
8 Jul 2014
This publication highlights a regional slowdown in GDP growth. It argues that the currency depreciation seen in several countries in the region could, if sustained, increase incentives for investment in tradeable sectors other than the region’s traditional exports (commodities), while redirecting...
NOTAS DE POBLACION #97

Notas de Población Año XL No.97 2013

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Notas de Población
11 Feb 2015
Cobertura: 1973 al presente. Idioma(s): Español. Resúmenes en español, inglés y francés. Frecuencia: Dos veces al año. Contenido: artículos e informes de investigaciones recientes sobre la dinámica demográfica en la región; y espacio de difusión de información sobre actividades científicas y prof...
BROADBAND LATIN AMER BEYOND

Broadband in Latin America

Beyond Connectivity

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
29 Apr 2014
The policy analyses and proposals presented in this book focus on national programmes to foster universal broadband access and the debate on Internet neutrality. The study of the current trends highlights the progress of cloud computing and the new developments induced by the entrance of over-the...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2013

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2013

A Sluggish Post-crisis, Mega Trade Negotiations and Value Chains - Scope for Regional Action

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
18 Mar 2014
The 2013 edition of this publication reviews the main features of a persistently weak global economy and world trade and then turns to global and regional trade trends and prospects. The publication considers the main changes in the organization of production and global trade associated with inte...
STAT YRBK LATIN AMERICA 2013

Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2013

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Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean / Anuario estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe
8 Jul 2014
This publication presents a set of basic statistics on the economic, sociodemographic and environmental situation of the region during a specific time period. This edition of the Yearbook includes information available up to mid-December 2013. A new feature this year is the inclusion of regional ...
SOCIAL PANORAMA LAT AMER 2013

Social Panorama of Latin America 2013

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Social Panorama of Latin America
8 Jul 2014
The 2013 edition of this publication presents official measurements for the analysis of income poverty and seeks fresh approaches to poverty and well-being, placing special emphasis on multidimensional approaches. These approaches are exploratory and therefore not comprehensive. They have neverth...
CEPAL REVIEW #110 08/2013

CEPAL Review No. 110, August 2013

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CEPAL Review
14 Mar 2014
Cepal Review is the leading journal for the study of economic and social development issues in Latin America and the Caribbean. Edited by the Economic Commission for Latin America, each issue focuses on economic trends, industrialization, income distribution, technological development and monetar...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #111 DEC 2013

Revista de la CEPAL No. 111, Diciembre 2013

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Revista de la CEPAL
17 Mar 2014
La Revista CEPAL se fundó en 1976 y es una publicación cuatrimestral de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe, de las Naciones Unidas, con sede en Santiago de Chile. El objetico de la Revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, con ...
NOTAS DE POBLACION #96

Notas de Población Año XL No.96 2013

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Notas de Población
27 Mar 2014
Este número de la Revista Notas de población reúne cinco artículos que tratan diversos temas sociodemográficos de gran interés. El primer artículo, se centra en la salud reproductiva de los jóvenes. Presenta un panorama regional de la situación actual de la salud reproductiva de mujeres de 15 a 1...
REDISTRIBUTING CARE

Redistributing Care

The Policy Challenge

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ECLAC Notes (en), Cuadernos de la CEPAL (es)
13 Dec 2013
This publication offers a representative sample of the thinking developed over recent years in relation to time use, time-use measurement and related policies in Latin America. The issue of care and its importance and meaning have become part of the gender agenda in the region, especially since t...
DEBT FINANCING ROLLERCOASTER

Debt Financing Rollercoaster

Latin American and Caribbean Access to International Bond Markets since the Debt Crisis, 1982-2012

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
15 Dec 2013
This publication examines how external debt financing has evolved in the past three decades (1982-2012). It looks back 30 years and analyses the Latin American and Caribbean region’s trajectory from the unique perspective of access to international financial markets. As the title implies, this tr...
PANORAMA INSERC INTL AMER 2012/13

Panorama de la inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe 2013

Lenta poscrisis, meganegociaciones comerciales y cadenas de valor - el espacio de acción regional

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Panorama de la Inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe
7 Oct 2014
Este edición, titulado “Lenta poscrisis, meganegociaciones comerciales y cadenas de valor: el espacio de acción regional”, se divide en tres capítulos. En el primer capítulo se revisan los principales rasgos de la persistente debilidad que exhiben la economía y el comercio mundiales y se examina ...
ESTUDIO ECON AMER LATINA 2013

Estudio Económico de América Latina y el Caribe 2013

Tres décadas de crecimiento desigual e inestable

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Estudio Económico de América Latina y el Caribe
30 Oct 2013
La presente edición corresponde al bienio 2012-2013. Al igual que en ediciones previas, en la primera parte se analiza el desempeño reciente de las economías de la región y sus perspectivas para el año, y en la segunda se discuten aspectos de largo plazo del desarrollo económico de América Latina...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #109 APR 2013

Revista de la CEPAL No.109, Abril 2013

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Revista de la CEPAL
26 Sep 2013
La Revista CEPAL se fundó en 1976 y es una publicación cuatrimestral de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe, de las Naciones Unidas, con sede en Santiago de Chile. El objetico de la Revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, con ...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #110 AUG 2013

Revista de la CEPAL No.110, Agosto 2013

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Revista de la CEPAL
26 Sep 2013
La Revista CEPAL se fundó en 1976 y es una publicación cuatrimestral de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe, de las Naciones Unidas, con sede en Santiago de Chile. El objetico de la Revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, con ...
CEPAL REVIEW #108 12/2012

CEPAL Review No. 108, December 2012

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CEPAL Review
26 Sep 2013
Cepal Review is the leading journal for the study of economic and social development issues in Latin America and the Caribbean. Edited by the Economic Commission for Latin America, each issue focuses on economic trends, industrialization, income distribution, technological development and monetar...
CEPAL REVIEW #109 04/2013

CEPAL Review No. 109, April 2013

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CEPAL Review
26 Sep 2013
Cepal Review is the leading journal for the study of economic and social development issues in Latin America and the Caribbean. Edited by the Economic Commission for Latin America, each issue focuses on economic trends, industrialization, income distribution, technological development and monetar...
LAT AMER DEMOGRAPH OBSERVAT 2012

Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory 2012

Population Projections

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Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory / Observatorio Demográfico América Latina y el Caribe
1 Nov 2013
In this issue, Demographic Observatory presents estimates and projections of the population of the 20 countries of Latin America, for the period 1950-2100. The figures contained in this publication are a revision of those presented in the Demographic Observatory No. 12. From this edition, Demogra...
ECON SURV LAT AMER 2013

Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean 2013

Three Decades of Uneven and Unstable Growth

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Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean
30 Oct 2013
The Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean 2013 analyses the policies required to improve the perspectives of sustainable regional growth. It reviews the links between economic growth, investment and employment, as well as the fiscal and monetary policies, industrial, trade and social...
FOREIGN DIRECT INVEST LAT AME 2012

Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America and the Caribbean 2012

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Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America and the Caribbean
11 Sep 2013
As in previous years, this report provides a quantitative overview of foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows and examines these capital flows by destination economic sector and geographical area of origin. It describes the pattern of FDI originating in the countries of Latin America and the Cari...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #107 AUG 2012

Revista de la CEPAL No.107, Agosto 2012

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Revista de la CEPAL
11 Jul 2013
La Revista CEPAL se fundó en 1976 y es una publicación cuatrimestral de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe, de las Naciones Unidas, con sede en Santiago de Chile. El objetico de la Revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, con ...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #108 DEC 2012

Revista de la CEPAL No.108, Diciembre 2012

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Revista de la CEPAL
11 Jul 2013
La Revista CEPAL se fundó en 1976 y es una publicación cuatrimestral de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe, de las Naciones Unidas, con sede en Santiago de Chile. El objetico de la Revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, con ...
CEPAL REVIEW #107 08/2012

CEPAL Review No.107, August 2012

Series:
CEPAL Review
11 Jul 2013
Cepal Review is the leading journal for the study of economic and social development issues in Latin America and the Caribbean. Edited by the Economic Commission for Latin America, each issue focuses on economic trends, industrialization, income distribution, technological development and monetar...
EVAL UNDP REG PROGRAM LAT AMER

Evaluation of UNDP Regional Programme for Latin America and the Caribbean (2008-2013)

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Global and Regional Programme Evaluations
1 Aug 2013
The Evaluation Office of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) conducted an independent evaluation of UNDP Regional Programme for Latin America and the Caribbean in 2012. The evaluation analysed the contributions made by the Regional Programme to development results during the programme...
AGEING SOLID & SOC PROT LAT AMER

Ageing, Solidarity and Social Protection in Latin America and the Caribbean

Time for Progress towards Equality

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
10 Jun 2013
This publication aims to contribute to the research, analysis and design of proposals for the social protection of older persons. It develops a new conceptual approach and uses various indicators for its assessment in the areas of social security, health and social services. All human beings must...