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GRUPOS FINANCIEROS ESPANOLES AMER

Grupos Financieros Españoles en América Latina

Una Estrategia Audaz en un Difícil y Cambiante Entorno Europeo

Series:
Desarrollo Productivo
29 Oct 1999
En los últimos años, los grandes grupos financieros españoles han estado enfrentados a profundos cambios en el ámbito, local, europeo e internacional. La liberalización y desregulación del sector en España, unido a la configuración del Mercado Unico Europeo, el proceso de Unión Económica Monetari...
ANN BULL STEEL STAT N AMER 1995/98

Annual Bulletin of Steel Statistics for Europe, America and Asia

10 Mar 2000
This Bulletin provides basic data on the development of steel production and trade, consumption and trade of raw materials, movements of scrap, consumption of energy in the steel industry and steel deliveries to consuming industries in European countries, Canada, the United States and Japan.
ECON SURV LAT AMER 1998/99 SUMMARY

Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean 1998-1999

Summary

Series:
Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean
12 Nov 1999
This summary provides an assessment of the Latin America and the Caribbean region's economy during 1998 and the first half of 1999. It presents an overview of each country's external sector, macroeconomic policy, activity levels, inflation, employment, saving and investment. The publication conta...
SOCIAL PANORAMA LAT AMER 1998

Social Panorama of Latin America 1998

Series:
Social Panorama of Latin America
29 Oct 1999
The Social Panorama examines the different dynamics of economic growth and their impact on employment and income. It also analyzes the role of transfers, variations in the cost of the basket of staple foods used by the poor and the household employment ration. In addition, it reviews the determin...
CEPAL REVIEW #66 12/1998

CEPAL Review No.66, December 1998

Series:
CEPAL Review
15 Oct 1999
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...
CARIBBEAN ENVIRONMENT OUTLOOK

Caribbean Environment Outlook ORDER CANCELLED

1 Jan 2001
This report provides an overview of the state of the environment, focusing on the Caribbean. It review the policy responses including multilateral environmental agreements and regional and national policy initiatives already undertaken in the region. Western Indian Ocean also takes a look into th...
BASIN OF MEXICO CRITICAL ENV

Basin of Mexico, The

Critical Environmental Issues and Sustainability

Series:
Critical Environmental Regions
26 Nov 1999
The Basin of Mexico discusses the question of urban sustainability in Mexico City, one of the largest megacities on earth. The urban and demographic growth of the Basin of Mexico is of grave concern, not only because of the attendant socio-economic consequences but also because of the pressures t...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #68 08/1999

Revista de la CEPAL No.68, Agosto 1999

Series:
Revista de la CEPAL
1 Oct 1999
La Revista de la CEPAL es la publicación más importante para el estudio de las cuestiones relativas al desarrollo económico y social de América Latina y el Caribe, en cada número se abordan las tendencias económicas, la industrialización, la distribución de los ingresos, el desarrollo tecnológico...
STAT YRBK LATIN AMERICA 1998

Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 1998

Series:
Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean / Anuario estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe
10 Dec 1999
This Yearbook presents extensive statistical data at the regional and individual country levels for 33 Latin American and the Caribbean countries. It presents data on such areas as: population, national accounts, employment, social conditions, agriculture, industry, import-export goods and servic...
PERFIL DEL DEFICIT VIVIENDA COLOMB

Perfil del Déficit de Vivienda en Colombia, Un

Series:
Financiamiento del Desarrollo
1 Oct 1999
El diseño de una política de vivienda depende, entre otros factores, de estimaciones confiables de la magnitud de la discrepancia entre la cantidad de viviendas existentes y la totalidad de la población de un país (déficit cuantitativo) y de la medida en que las viviendas existentes cumplen con c...
STAT ROAD TRAFFIC ACCID EUROP 1999

Statistics of Road Traffic Accidents in Europe and North America

1 Oct 1999
This publication provides comparable data on causes, types and results of accidents in Europe, Canada and the United States. Data are organized by nature of accident and surroundings; accidents while under the influence of alcohol; and the number of persons killed or injured, by category or road ...
COSTA RICA: POLICIES AND CONDITION

Costa Rica

Policies and Conditions for Export Diversification

Series:
UNU/WIDER Working Papers
17 Sep 1999
Providing important lessons for developing and transition economies, this publication is a study of the capacity and adaptability of Costa Rica to increase its exports effectively. It surveys de-regulation, infrastructure investment, incentives and other integral areas that would carry Costa Rica...
PANORAMA SOCIAL AMERICA LATIN 1998

Panorama Social de América Latina 1998

Series:
Panorama Social de América Latina
23 Jul 1999
El Panorama Social de América Latina presenta una evaluación anual de los aspectos más destacados de la evolución social latinoamericana en las áreas de empleo, distribución de ingreso, pobreza, infancia, juventud, género y gasto social. En esta publicación se incluye también un seguimiento de la...
PACTO FISCAL FORTALEZAS DEBILIDADE

Pacto Fiscal, El

Fortalezas, Debilidades y Desafíos

6 Aug 1999
Desde inicios de la presente década, la CEPAL ha producido un conjunto de documentos sobre la propuesta de 'Transformación productiva con equidad', en los que se ofrece un conjunto de orientaciones para abordar el desarrollo actual y futuro de la región. Como parte de este proceso, la Comisión ha...
SCIENCE TECHN & INNOVAT COLOMBIA

Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Review, The

Colombia

3 Sep 1999
The ability of a country to sustain rapid economic growth in the long run is highly dependent on the effectiveness with which its institutions and policies support the technological transformation and innovativeness of its enterprises. This publication evaluates the effectiveness of the science a...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 1998

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 1998

Series:
Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
9 Jul 1999
This publication reviews the international situation and describes the main short-term trends observed in the global economy. It also examines the evolution of major economic groups and the steps being taken to establish the Free Trade Area of the Americas. The book discusses trade and trade poli...
CEPAL REVIEW #65 08/1998

CEPAL Review No.65, August 1998

Series:
CEPAL Review
25 Jun 1999
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 #67 04/1999

Revista de la CEPAL No.67, Abril 1999

Series:
Revista de la CEPAL
6 Aug 1999
La Revista de la CEPAL es la publicación más importante para el estudio de las cuestiones relativas al desarrollo económico y social de América Latina y el Caribe, en cada número se abordan las tendencias económicas, la industrialización, la distribución de los ingresos, el desarrollo tecnológico...
STAT YRBK OF THE ECE 1998/99

Trends in Europe and North America

Statistical Yearbook of the ECE

14 May 1999
This yearbook provides basic data on the fifty-five countries of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (ECE), which includes all countries of the former Soviet Union; Central, Eastern and Western Europe; Israel; the United States of America and Canada. The first part of the book prese...
PANORAMA INSERC INTL AMER 1998

Panorama de la Inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe 1998

Series:
Panorama de la Inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe
9 Jul 1999
La presente edición del Panorama de la Inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe persigue el doble objetivo de informar a los gobiernos de la región sobre las tendencias de la economía y del comercio internacional, que pueden incidir en sus estrategias de desarrollo económico, y de co...
QUIEN ES QUIEN: EN LA INSTITUCIONA

Quién es Quién

En la Institucionalidad Centroamericana

16 Apr 1999
Los tiempos nuevos plantean a la región centroamericana el desafío impostergable de su integración conjunta al nuevo mundo global. Para afrontar exitosamente estos retos, Centroamérica debe vincular -de manera más coherente- su nueva institucionalidad democrática con un vasto movimiento. Después ...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #66 12/1998

Revista de la CEPAL No.66, Diciembre 1998

Series:
Revista de la CEPAL
14 May 1999
La Revista de la CEPAL es la publicación más importante para el estudio de las cuestiones relativas al desarrollo económico y social de América Latina y el Caribe, en cada número se abordan las tendencias económicas, la industrialización, la distribución de los ingresos, el desarrollo tecnológico...
CEPAL REVIEW #64 04/1998

CEPAL Review No.64, April 1998

Series:
CEPAL Review
16 Apr 1999
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...
BALANCE PRELIMINAR DE LAS ECONOMIA

Balance Preliminar de las Economías de América Latina y el Caribe

5 Feb 1999
El año 1998 será recordado como uno de los años más complejos que ha conocido América Latina y el Caribe en los últimos tiempos. Los efectos de la crisis financiera internacional que comenzó en Asia a mediados de 1997 fueron severos y restringieron el acceso al financiamiento externo. La caída de...
MNGMT LATIN AMERICAN RIVER BASINS

Management of Latin American River Basins

Amazon, Plata and Sao Francisco

Series:
Water Resources Management and Policy
6 Aug 1999
The Bolivia Summit of the Americas declared in 1996 that despite extensive efforts by countries in the Americas to improve water use and management, demand continues to rise while contamination has seriously degraded the quality of freshwater, spreading disease and causing economic losses. This b...
ECON SURV LAT AMER 1997/98

Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean 1997-1998

Series:
Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean
19 Feb 1999
The Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean, 1997-1998 is the fiftieth edition in this series. To mark this milestone, a special chapter has been included in this edition which traces the history of the publication and outlines the way in which the economic situation in the region has ...
PRELIM OVERVIEW ECON LAT AMER 1998

Preliminary Overview of the Economies of Latin America and the Caribbean 1998

Series:
Preliminary Overview of the Economy of Latin America and the Caribbean
16 Apr 1999
The countries of Latin America and the Caribbean have faced an extraordinary degree of volatility in both the financial and trade sectors in 1998. The Asian financial crisis restricted the region's access to external financing and tumbling export prices resulted in the drop in value of the countr...