Department of Research and Chief Economist


IDB Flagship Publication

Development in the Americas

Development in the Americas (DIA) is the annual flagship publication series of the Inter-American Development Bank, coordinated by the IDB Research Department. Each edition focuses on a topic of regional importance and takes a comparative approach. DIA topics have included debt, productivity, social exclusion, the policymaking process, quality of life, and information and communication technologies. The DIA represents a valuable input for IDB operations, a crucial resource for regional policymakers, and a key element in the Bank´s efforts as a leading producer of knowledge on the region.

Annual Macroeconomic Report

Latin American and Caribbean Macroeconomic Report

The Latin American and Caribbean Macroeconomic Report is an annual publication that focuses on the economic issues affecting the region at the moment. Coordinated by a team of macroeconomists in RES, the report shines a light on Latin America and the Caribbean in the context of current global events. The region´s strengths and weaknesses as well as risks and challenges are analyzed in light of world events and trends. Each year, this report presents an up-to-date, authoritative, analytical account of the macroeconomic situation in Latin America and the Caribbean.

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