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Ideas for Development in the Americas, Volume 3: Reform Fatigue


CODE: IDEA-03
EDITOR(s): Funaro, Rita
PUBLISHED: January 2004
LANGUAGE: English
RELATED TOPICS: Macroeconomics
DOWNLOAD FILE IN: English Spanish

Abstract:

Latin America appears to be suffering from reform fatigue--but why? Is the public tired of waiting for reforms' long-promised benefits? Are policymakers scared of bearing the political costs? Are international experts less sure of their programs and prescriptions? The articles in the latest issue of IDEA examine the causes and symptoms of reform fatigue and discuss the prospects for the reform process in the region.

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