Low demand and higher prices of commodities are constantly damaging Latin American economy. What steps should it take to end this dependence?
Despite China’s economic growth, studies show that its productivity is decreasing considerably. What are the global repercussions?
The decline in inequality in terms of income distribution observed since 2008 results from the priority that countries give to social development objectives
At first, the visit of Juan Manuel Santos to the White House turned out easier than expected. However, Trump’s proposed budget dragged spirits down.
Lenín Moreno's presidency has officially begun. His economic and political intentions will determine the country's stability.
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer sent a letter to congressional leaders, starting 90 days of consultations
How are the conditions in Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador affecting the economy of the region?
What started as one of the biggest economic projects in the region ended as a mysterious flop.
The recent gas discovery of Ecopetrol, Colombia’s state oil company, is expected to have important effect on the country’s economy.
How can it be that the country with the world's largest proved oil reserves can't afford to feed its people? The current crisis can be traced to the historical management of the country's oil industry.
The population of Brazilians without a job is now equal to the city of London and Rio de Janeiro, combined
Venezuela is the country with the world’s highest inflation, which the International Monetary Fund predicts will increase to 2,000 percent next year.
The current fiscal gap calls for an urgent reform in the pension funds system.
Bolivian minimum wage rose 310 per cent since President Evo Morales took office in 2006, with an annually continuous increase in the interest of workers.
The World Bank says that countries in the Caribbean and Latin America are now pursuing countercyclical fiscal policies, in that they are spending more in bad times and saving in good times.
Despite good feelings towards economic future, Colombians still carry big debts with banks.
Venezuela has put off a reckoning on its tens of billions of dollars in debt, but its ability to avoid a disastrous default will probably require much higher oil prices
Trump’s initial threats against Mexico seem to be in stand-by. Meanwhile, it’s time for the country to strengthen its institutions.
On April 25, Bogotá will have its International Book Fair. We spoke with the Executive President of the Colombian Chamber of Books about it.
The “Spin-off” project, which seeks to transfer knowledge from Colombian schools to businesses, could have a big push in 2017.
Stock of Colombia’s national airline Avianca has sold off by more than 25% this year
The recent tragedies in Peru and Colombia have put on perspective the fragility of LatAm countries against natural phenomena.