Three years after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) are still dealing with its economic consequences. Currently, one of the main points of concern is the excessive level of public indebtedness and the risk it represents to economic stability and economic growth. This year the IDB published its flagship study … [Read more...] about How to Prevent Debt from Hurting Economic Growth
Adrián Garlati holds a PhD in Economics, specializing in applied econometrics, fiscal policy, labor markets, poverty and inequality. He is the director of the undergraduate program in Economics and assistant professor of the Economics Department at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá. He is currently a consultant for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and previously worked for the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the World Bank.