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Remarks by Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner

Sunday, July 8, 2007

In an exclusive speech at the AS/COA Latin American Cities Conference in Argentina, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner highlights the importance of Argentina’s human resources for its continued economic prosperity. In the last four years, Argentina has seen growth both in the quality and diversity of its industrial outputs (en español).
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Immigrants Key to Future U.S. Economy

Wednesday, June 6, 2007  |  Jason Marczak  |  Viewpoints Americas

As the U.S. population ages and birth rates decline, immigrant labor will be one of the few sources for future labor growth, writes AS/COA Director of Policy, Jason Marczak. Across the Atlantic, foreign-born labor is also an important economic resource but integration policies stifle newcomers’ ability to contribute economically. ... Read More

New Index Links Development to Strong Institutions

Tuesday, May 8, 2007  |  Viewpoints America

Alberto Saracho Martinez, executive director of Fundación IDEA, uses the new Institutional Quality Index to show that economic growth and citizen well-being hinge on respect for basic freedoms. IDEA is one of 18 Latin American think tanks that came together to develop and recently launch the index. ... Read More