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Economic Growth and Innovation

Latin American economies have made great strides over the past two decades, but more recent slower growth has underscored the importance of forward-looking government policies. Institute activities might include research and convenings that identify and disseminate best practices in innovation, and short courses that bring together business and policy elites to address challenges of sustainable growth.

Ricardo Ernst

Ricardo Ernst Co-Publishes Book on Shared Value as an Engine of Change

Ricardo Ernst, Baratta Chair in Global Business in the McDonough School of Business, co-published From Me to We: How Shared Value Can Turn Companies Into Engines of Change, which discusses shared value within the context of business and society, competitiveness, and globalization.

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Latin America Leadership Program Georgetown Unit

The Latin America Leadership Program (LALP) manages programs supported by Georgetown’s Latin American Board which educate new generations of leaders across the region active in the public and private sectors and in civil society. Through programs administered in Latin America and in Washington, DC…

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GCG: The Journal of Globalization, Competitiveness, and Governability

Journal of Globalization, Competitiveness, and Governability

Published by the Latin America Leadership Program, the Journal of Globalization, Competitiveness, and Governability aims to become a source of new ideas about the effects of globalization on the competitiveness and governability of businesses and countries in Latin America.


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Chile's Post-Pandemic Challenges: A Conversation with Rodrigo Cerda

This conversation with Minister Rodrigo Cerda, finance minister of Chile under the administration of President Sebastián Piñera, addressed a number of important issues related to Chilean public policy, particularly focusing on the country’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Alejandro Werner…


Georgetown Americas Table: Blanca Trevino (Video)

December 13, 2021

Duration: 28 minutes