Chengdu CHINA-LAC Business Summit

October 21, 2010
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IDB President on the Cancún Annual Meeting

March 10, 2009
IDB Annual Meetings often present an opportunity to set the course for the coming months and even years. What are some of the key issues at this annual meeting in Cancun?

Presentation to the Committee fro Economic Cooperation and Development of the German Parliament

June 18, 2008
Latin America and the Caribbean experienced solid growth in 2007, external indebtedness declined in relative terms, and international reserves have risen. However, inflationary expectations have started to mount, due in part to the increase in oil and food prices.

Toward a view of migration and remittances as development tools and drivers

October 14, 2005
Thank you for inviting me to take part in this discussion with such a distinguished audience on a topic of keen interest to the Ibero-American Community of Nations.