In memoriam Luiz Villela The unexpected global economic crisis caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) will have significant economic consequences. Faced with this outlook, Latin American countries are taking steps to mitigate the situation so that its consequences do not drag on over time. Some of these measures will involve increased spending on healthcare and transfers to … [Read more...] about Ideas for Better Taxation after the COVID-19 Crisis
Carlos Garcimartín is a Doctor in Economics from the Complutense University of Madrid. He is currently a Lead Economist at the Inter-American Development Bank. Previously, he was Head of Area in the Spanish Ministry of Finance and in the Statistical Studies Service of the Spanish Tax Agency. He has been an external tax advisor to the European Commission, consultant to various organizations, such as the IDB, the European Commission, UNDP, Unicef, SEGIB, the Economic and Social Council of Spain, among others; and Professor at various universities.