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PRELIM OVERVIEW ECON LAT AMER 2011

Preliminary Overview of the Economies of Latin America and the Caribbean 2011

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Preliminary Overview of the Economy of Latin America and the Caribbean
31 Aug 2012
This publication shows that the Latin American and Caribbean economy in 2011 was recovering from the global financial crisis. It also recalls that the positive outlook for the region’s economy can be exemplified by the fact that household consumption continued to grow. Thanks to rising real wages...
INCLUSIVE SOCIAL PROTECT LAT AMER

Inclusive Social Protection in Latin America

A Comprehensive, Rights-based Approach

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
29 Aug 2012
This publication examines the main debates under way on social protection and co-responsibility transfer programmes. It identifies the role played by these programmes and considers the conceptual elements, needs and the challenges that will have to be overcome to consolidate comprehensive social ...
CONDIT CASH TRANSFER PROGRAMMES

Conditional Cash Transfer Programmes

The Recent Experience in Latin America and the Caribbean

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ECLAC Notes (en), Cuadernos de la CEPAL (es)
19 Jan 2012
This publication analyzes the role played by conditional cash transfer (CCT) or co-responsibility programmes. These programmes are among the main instruments used over the past 15 years to combat poverty in the region and have attracted attention and been replicated beyond its borders. Their purp...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2010/11

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2010 - 2011

The Region in the Decade of the Emerging Economies

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
17 Jan 2012
This publication covers the Latin America and the Caribbean region within the context of the decade of the emerging economies. It is divided into three parts that consider: crisis and convergence in the international arena; relations between Latin America and the Caribbean and its main partners o...
FOREIGN DIRECT INVEST LAT AME 2010

Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America and the Caribbean 2010

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Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America and the Caribbean
6 Dec 2011
In 2010, the Latin American and Caribbean region showed great resilience to the international financial crisis and became the world region with the fastest-growing flows of both inward and outward foreign direct investment (FDI). The upswing in FDI in the region has occurred in a context in which...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #104 AUG 2011

Revista de la CEPAL No.104, Agosto 2011

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Revista de la CEPAL
5 Oct 2011
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 #103 04/2011

CEPAL Review No.103, April 2011

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CEPAL Review
10 Oct 2011
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...
TRANS ORG CRIME C AMER THREAT ASS

Transnational Organized Crime in Central America and the Caribbean

A Threat Assessment

23 Jul 2013
This regional assessment is broadly focused on transnational organized crime (including drug trafficking) issues and the linkages with development, governance and security in Central America and the Caribbean. This Report is intended to provide a more comprehensive and nuanced picture of contraba...
PROTECCION SOCIAL INCLUSIV AME LAT

Protección Social Inclusiva en América Latina

Una Mirada Integral, Un Enfoque de Derechos

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
24 Aug 2011
En este libro se examinan los principales debates en curso sobre la protección social y los programas de transferencias con corresponsabilidad, se identifica el papel que se les asigna y se consideran los elementos conceptuales, las necesidades y los desafíos que será preciso acometer para consol...
INVERSION EXTRANJERA DIRECTA 2010

La Inversión Extranjera Directa en América Latina y el Caribe 2010

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La Inversión Extranjera Directa en América Latina y el Caribe
24 Aug 2011
En 2010 América Latina y el Caribe mostró gran resiliencia frente a la crisis financiera internacional y se convirtió en la región con mayor crecimiento, tanto en la recepción como en la emisión de flujos de inversión extranjera directa (IED) a nivel mundial. El presente informe consta de cinco c...
LAT AMER CARIB DEMO OBSRV 2010 #10

Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory 2010, No.10

Internal Migration - Year IV (Additional information at.... Http://www.eclac.cl/migracion/migracion_interna/)

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Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory / Observatorio Demográfico América Latina y el Caribe
23 Aug 2011
This edition of the Demographic Observatory offers a set of tabulated population data, by recent and absolute migratory status, disaggregated by sex, for both major administrative divisions (MAD) and minor administrative divisions (MIAD). The data include 23 Latin American and Caribbean countries...
LAT AMER CARIB DEMO OBSRVT 2010 #9

Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory 2010, No.9

Mortality - Year V (Includes CD-ROM)

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Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory / Observatorio Demográfico América Latina y el Caribe
23 Aug 2011
This edition of the Demographic Observatory presents a series of abridged life tables by sex, estimated and projected by five-year periods, which were prepared as inputs for national population estimates and projections. The tables were prepared for the 20 countries of Latin America and also, for...
NOTAS DE POBLACION #91

Notas de Población Año XXXVII No. 91 2010

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Notas de Población
23 Aug 2011
El avance en el reconocimiento de los derechos humanos, tanto por parte de los gobiernos como de los titulares de tales derechos, es una fuerte motivación para que las fuentes de datos sociales y demográficos reflejen y permitan monitorear los cambios en las condiciones de vida y de cumplimiento ...
STAT YRBK LATIN AMERICA 2010 CD

Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2010 ( CD-Rom)

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Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean / Anuario estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe
22 Aug 2011
The Yearbook comprises four chapters. The first covers demographic and social indicators, reflecting special efforts to mainstream the gender perspective in statistical information. The second chapter presents economic statistics relating to trade, balance-of-payments and prices, as well as natio...
AMERICA LAT CARIBE SERIES IND (CD)

America Latina y el Caribe

Indicadores Macroeconómicos del Turismo

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Cuadernos Estadísticos de la CEPAL
22 Aug 2011
Este Cuaderno Estadístico no. 37, reporta la evolución de los principales agregados macroeconómicos en los países de la región en las últimas seis décadas de historia. Las series que se informan surgen de empalmar aquellas oficialmente producidas por los países de América Latina y el Caribe a lo ...
SOCIAL PANORAMA LAT AMER 2010

Social Panorama of Latin America 2010

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Social Panorama of Latin America
28 Jul 2011
In 2010 the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) proposed a comprehensive development strategy entitled Time for equality: closing gaps, opening trails. This edition of Social Panorama looks at the links in the chain of inequalities identified in that strategy that conc...
CEPAL REVIEW #102 12/2010

CEPAL Review No.102, December 2010

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CEPAL Review
23 Jun 2011
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...
PRELIM OVERVIEW ECON LAT AMER 2010

Preliminary Overview of the Economies of Latin America and the Caribbean 2010

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Preliminary Overview of the Economy of Latin America and the Caribbean
23 Jun 2011
Although Latin America and Caribbean economies are set to grow, sub-regional performance has been varied. In 2010, most economies continued to move forward on the path to recovery. This growth had positive effects on employment and private consumption. However, diverse factors came together in 20...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #103 APR 2011

Revista de la CEPAL No.103, Abril 2011

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Revista de la CEPAL
23 Jun 2011
El objetivo de esta revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, en especial mediante enfoques analíticos y de políticas, con artículos de expertos en economía y otras ciencias sociales, tanto de Naciones Unidas como fuera de ella.
FIXING HAITI MINUSTAH & BEYOND

Fixing Haiti

MINUSTAH and Beyond

26 Jul 2011
References to the land of the black Jacobins are almost always followed by the phrase the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere”. To that distinction, on 12 January 2010, Haiti added another, when it was hit by a devastating natural disaster, a 7.0 Richter scale earthquake. Since 2004, the Un...
PANORAMA SOCIAL AMERICA LATIN 2010

Panorama Social de América Latina 2010

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Panorama Social de América Latina
17 May 2011
Este edición tomar eslabones de la cadena de desigualdades que planteamos en La hora de la igualdad: brechas por cerrar, caminos por abrir, y que se concentran en la parte del ciclo de vida de formación y desarrollo de capacidades. Se destaca la importancia del ciclo de vida y cómo se reproduce l...
LAT AMER CARIB DEMO OBSRVT 2009 #8

Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory 2009, No.8

Urbanization Prospects - Year IV (Includes CD-ROM)

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Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory / Observatorio Demográfico América Latina y el Caribe
13 May 2011
This issue presents a set of spatial distribution and urbanization indicators from the database on spatial distribution and urbanization in Latin America for the period 1950-2000. It also includes a series of indicators on the population in cities and metropolitan areas with 20,000 or more inhab...
BALANCE PRELIMINAR ECON LATIN 2010

Balance Preliminar de las Economías de América Latina y el Caribe 2010

17 May 2011
Tras una caída del 2,8% del PIB per cápita en 2009, para 2010 la CEPAL estima que América Latina y el Caribe crecerá un 6%, correspondiente a un aumento del 4,8% del producto por habitante, si bien el comportamiento por subregiones ha sido heterogéneo. Para aumentar su capacidad de crecimiento, ...
LAT AMER & CARIB ATLAS OUR CHAN

Latin America and the Caribbean

Atlas of our Changing Environment

13 May 2011
Latin America and the Caribbean is the richest region of the planet in terms of its biological diversity. Within the dazzling array of the region’s ecosystems lie roughly a third of the world’s mammals and reptiles, two-fifths of the world’s birds, and almost half of the world’s amphibians. This ...
INFORMATION SOCIETIES LATIN AMERIC

Information and Societies in Latin America and the Caribbean

Development of Technologies and Technologies for Development

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
13 Apr 2011
The countries of the region have substantially progressed with large-scale application of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to varied aspects of economic and social development: the installation of digital infrastructure, modernization of public administration, digitalization of e...
STAT YRBK LATIN AMERICA 2010

Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2010 (Includes CD-Rom)

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Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean / Anuario estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe
23 Mar 2011
he Yearbook comprises four chapters. The first covers demographic and social indicators, reflecting special efforts to mainstream the gender perspective in statistical information. The second chapter presents economic statistics relating to trade, balance-of-payments and prices, as well as nation...
ECON SURV LAT AMER 2009/10

Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean 2009-2010

The Distributive Impact of Public Policies

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Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean
9 Mar 2011
In 2009, the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean experienced the brunt of the global financial crisis on their levels of activity. However, since the second half of the that year, most countries in the region just begun a vigorous recovery that should strengthen with a regional GDP expan...
CEPAL REVIEW #101 08/2010

CEPAL Review No.101, August 2010

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CEPAL Review
24 Feb 2011
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 #102 DEC 2010

Revista de la CEPAL No.102, Diciembre 2010

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Revista de la CEPAL
22 Feb 2011
El objetivo de esta revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, en especial mediante enfoques analíticos y de políticas, con artículos de expertos en economía y otras ciencias sociales, tanto de Naciones Unidas como fuera de ella.
MODELING PUBLIC POLICIES LATIN AME

Modeling Public Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
17 Feb 2011
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) have formed a partnership to promote a regional network of computable general equilibrium (CGE) modellers that facilitates the exchange of analytical findings, techniques and data, wi...