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Latin America : Investing in infrastructure is key to achieve long term sustained growth

Trade & Globalization | Competitiveness & Growth | Emerging Countries 
PostJune 27, 2017
By Camilo Umana Dajud
The sharp drop in commodity prices has had a sizeable impact on Latin America's short term growth prospects. The decline in terms of trade has also revealed, once again, the low productivity of the region's economies. Investing in infrastructure could help Latin America simultaneously address these short and long term challenges.