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The Resource Can Latin America compete? : confronting the challenges of globalization, edited by Jerry Haar and John Price

Can Latin America compete? : confronting the challenges of globalization, edited by Jerry Haar and John Price

Label
Can Latin America compete? : confronting the challenges of globalization
Title
Can Latin America compete?
Title remainder
confronting the challenges of globalization
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jerry Haar and John Price
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1947-
  • 1966 November 29-
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  • Haar, Jerry
  • Price, John
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  • Competition
  • Globalization
  • Latin America
  • Latin America
Label
Can Latin America compete? : confronting the challenges of globalization, edited by Jerry Haar and John Price
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of Figures and Tables
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Introduction: Can Latin America Compete?/
  • John Price
  • Jerry Haar
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Macroeconomic Environment of Competitiveness/
  • Claudio M. Loser
  • p. 27
  • 2.
  • Coveting Human Capital: Is Latin American Education Competitive?/
  • Jeffrey M. Puryear
  • Tamara Ortega Goodspeed
  • p. 45
  • 3.
  • Competitive Capital Markets: Brazil's Capital Markets Finally Maturing/
  • John H. Welch
  • p. 63
  • p. 79
  • 4.
  • Consumer and Small Business Credit: Building Blocks of the Middle Class/
  • Jan Smith
  • Tricia Juhn
  • Christopher Humphrey
  • 5.
  • Closing the Technology Gap/
  • Peter T. Knight
  • Rosane A. Marques
  • p. 99
  • 6.
  • Fostering Innovation: Technological Innovation in Urban Clusters/
  • Scott Tiffin
  • Isabel Bortagaray
  • p. 121
  • 7.
  • Not All Infrastructure Is Created Equally: Learning from the Best Practices and Stunning Failures of Latin American Water Infrastructure/
  • Lee M. Tablewski
  • p. 143
  • 8.
  • Logistics: The Software That Drives an Economy/
  • John Price
  • p. 163
  • 9.
  • Legal Reform: Some Emerging Paradoxes of Latin America's Legal and Judicial Reform Movement/
  • Linn Hammergren
  • p. 175
  • 10.
  • Property, the Rule of Law, and Development in the Americas/
  • Peter F. Schaefer
  • P. Clayton Schaefer
  • p. 197
  • 11.
  • Tax Reform: Tax Policy, Reform, and Competitiveness in Latin America/
  • Mauricio Carrizosa
  • p. 215
  • 12.
  • Labor Reform: Undercompetitive Economies and Unprotected Workforce/
  • Christopher Sabatini
  • p. 239
  • 13.
  • Regulatory Reform: Increasing Competitiveness through Regulatory and Investment Climate Improvements in Latin America; the Case of Mexico/
  • Jose Luis Guasch
  • Benjamin Herzberg
  • p. 253
  • 14.
  • Public Safety: The Cost of Living Dangerously/
  • John Price
  • p. 271
  • Conclusion: Lessons Learned and Looking Forward/
  • Jerry Haar
  • John Price
  • p. 295
  • Index.
  • p. 303
Control code
05b30750052
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 309 p.
Isbn
9781403975430
Lccn
2007009455
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Can Latin America compete? : confronting the challenges of globalization, edited by Jerry Haar and John Price
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of Figures and Tables
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Introduction: Can Latin America Compete?/
  • John Price
  • Jerry Haar
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Macroeconomic Environment of Competitiveness/
  • Claudio M. Loser
  • p. 27
  • 2.
  • Coveting Human Capital: Is Latin American Education Competitive?/
  • Jeffrey M. Puryear
  • Tamara Ortega Goodspeed
  • p. 45
  • 3.
  • Competitive Capital Markets: Brazil's Capital Markets Finally Maturing/
  • John H. Welch
  • p. 63
  • p. 79
  • 4.
  • Consumer and Small Business Credit: Building Blocks of the Middle Class/
  • Jan Smith
  • Tricia Juhn
  • Christopher Humphrey
  • 5.
  • Closing the Technology Gap/
  • Peter T. Knight
  • Rosane A. Marques
  • p. 99
  • 6.
  • Fostering Innovation: Technological Innovation in Urban Clusters/
  • Scott Tiffin
  • Isabel Bortagaray
  • p. 121
  • 7.
  • Not All Infrastructure Is Created Equally: Learning from the Best Practices and Stunning Failures of Latin American Water Infrastructure/
  • Lee M. Tablewski
  • p. 143
  • 8.
  • Logistics: The Software That Drives an Economy/
  • John Price
  • p. 163
  • 9.
  • Legal Reform: Some Emerging Paradoxes of Latin America's Legal and Judicial Reform Movement/
  • Linn Hammergren
  • p. 175
  • 10.
  • Property, the Rule of Law, and Development in the Americas/
  • Peter F. Schaefer
  • P. Clayton Schaefer
  • p. 197
  • 11.
  • Tax Reform: Tax Policy, Reform, and Competitiveness in Latin America/
  • Mauricio Carrizosa
  • p. 215
  • 12.
  • Labor Reform: Undercompetitive Economies and Unprotected Workforce/
  • Christopher Sabatini
  • p. 239
  • 13.
  • Regulatory Reform: Increasing Competitiveness through Regulatory and Investment Climate Improvements in Latin America; the Case of Mexico/
  • Jose Luis Guasch
  • Benjamin Herzberg
  • p. 253
  • 14.
  • Public Safety: The Cost of Living Dangerously/
  • John Price
  • p. 271
  • Conclusion: Lessons Learned and Looking Forward/
  • Jerry Haar
  • John Price
  • p. 295
  • Index.
  • p. 303
Control code
05b30750052
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 309 p.
Isbn
9781403975430
Lccn
2007009455
Other physical details
ill.

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