Latin America as Tailwinds Recede: Implications for Growth and Social Development?


Location: C103 Hesburgh Center

Using the World Bank's recent report "Latin America as Tailwinds Recede: In Search of Higher Growth," as his jumping-off point, Augusto de la Torre, Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean Region of The World Bank, will discuss the social and economic achievements made by Latin America in the past decade and the significant macro and micro challenges the region faces as it looks to the future.

Cosponsored by the Kellogg Institute for International Studies and the Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development.