The Age of Productivity

Transforming Economies from the Bottom Up

  • Carmen Pagés

About this book


Age of Productivity offers a look at how the low productivity in Latin America and the Caribbean is preventing the region from catching up with the developed world. The authors look beyond the traditional macro explanations and dig all the way down to the industry and firm level to uncover the causes.


competition dynamics economy financial market growth innovation instability macroeconomics political economy productivity stability

Editors and affiliations

  • Carmen Pagés
    • 1
  1. 1.Research DepartmentInter-American Development BankUSA

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