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Assessing Impact of Infrastructure Projects: A Worthy Challenge Assessing Impact of Infrastructure Projects: A Worthy Challenge August 29, 2019 Measuring the impact of infrastructure projects can be difficult, as their characteristics and scale depend on particular features of each locale, which makes it difficult to establish a counterfactual to compare and isolate the effect of such projec…
Patents as Technology Innovation Indicators Patents as Technology Innovation Indicators August 26, 2019 Patents are a good indicator for measuring countries’ technological progress, as they represent the actual creation and dissemination of knowledge in productive activities.
Is globalization coming to an end? Is globalization coming to an end? August 12, 2019 Evidence suggests that market consolidation will continue to grow in the coming years.
A modern vision of corporate secretaries in Latin America August 05, 2019 A good performance of corporate secretaries in Latin American companies is a key factor to good corporate governance.
Renewable energy and efficiency for sustainable urban mobility Renewable energy and efficiency for sustainable urban mobility July 25, 2019 One intuitive way to define “energy efficiency” is when more of a given product is produced with the same amount of energy. This type of efficiency is decisive in determining the Load Curve, which is essentially the day-by-day balance between energy …
The Metamorphosis of Industrial Policy The Metamorphosis of Industrial Policy July 18, 2019 Industrial policies are among the most significant but also the most controversial areas of economic policy.
How to Improve Mass Transit Systems How to Improve Mass Transit Systems July 17, 2019 Colombia has made significant strides in implementing efficient urban transport systems.
Environmental and social risks in credit operations Environmental and social risks in credit operations July 15, 2019 Identifying, assessing and mitigating the environmental and social risks of credit operations are key activities in global risk management of Latin America’s financial sector.