LatAm INVESTOR Features

  • Latin America’s Learning Problem

    Despite a decade of unparalleled economic growth Latin America’s universities are failing to make their presence felt on the international stage – LatAm INVESTOR investigates why…

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  • Bored of the BRICs – what about MIKTA..?

    As emerging market growth continues to re-write the global geo-political map a new bloc – MIKTA – has emerged. The Foreign Ministers from Mexico, Indonesia, South Korea, Turkey and Australia explain why this new group is needed…

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  • The Legacy of the Pact for Mexico

    With Mexico’s constitutional reforms now enshrined in law, London-based Mexican lawyer, Yves Hayaux du Tilly, explains the legacy of the Pact for Mexico…

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  • Rebuilding NAFTA

    Two decades on from the signing of NAFTA, Mexico’s economic attaché in London, Juan Carlos Lombardo, analyses the impact of the landmark treaty…

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  • Latin America’s violent crime problem

    Despite years of economic growth Latin American crime levels continue to rise. LatAm INVESTOR takes a look at what’s behind the problem…

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  • Should investors be excited about the Pacific Alliance?

    A London School of Economics round-table discusses the Pacific Alliance – a trade group made up of Mexico, Colombia, Peru and Chile. Mike Reid, Americas Editor, The Economist There is no doubt that the Pacific Alliance is potentially one of the most interesting and important developments in the region for a decade. Why? Well it’s interesting because it

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  • Latin America’s Insurers

    With an expanding market and several dynamic economies Latin America’s insurance market looks promising.

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  • The return of Mesoamerica

    LatAm INVESTOR speaks to Luis Antonio Velasquez Quiroa, former Guatemalan Minister of the Economy, and Erasmo Sanchez, former Vice Minister of Agriculture Luis Velasquez Yes this Mesoamerican region of Central America and southern Mexico is very important. We realise that the world is changing, it is increasingly becoming important to be part of a bloc.

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  • Made in Mexico

    Workshop of the Americas Over the last twenty years Mexico has become a formidable export power. Indeed it is unique in that it is the only major Latin American economy to derive more than 50% of its export earnings from manufactured goods. What’s makes this even more impressive is that Mexico has managed to do

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