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De Los Recursos Naturales a la Economia del Conocimiento 9780821350638

De Los Recursos Naturales a la Economia del Conocimiento

Comercio y Calidad del Empleo

ISBN-10: 0821350633
ISBN-13: 9780821350638
PUBLISHER: World Bank Publications
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Product Description: El estudio cuestiona si, tras una d#65533;cada de progresos notables en la reforma del comercio, Am#65533;rica Latina y el Caribe realmente se integra en el mercado mundial, ofreciendo un r#65533;pido crecimiento prometedor y buenos empleos para sus trabajadores. Pues a pesar de la incidencia de la llamada en t#65533;rminos generales "econom#65533;a del conocimiento", prevalece la preocupaci#65533;n de que los ricos recursos naturales de la mayor#65533;a de los pa#65533;ses siguen siendo el factor determinante para las exportaciones. Las recomendaciones sobre pol#65533;ticas incluyen impulsar la apertura al comercio, el acceso al mercado, y los flujos de inversi#65533;n extranjera directa, adem#65533;s de crear capital humano, instituciones e infraestructura p#65533;blica, sin dejar de lado las ventajas naturales. Con este fin, las autoridades deber#65533;an tratar de desarrollar sistemas educativos que ofrezcan educaci#65533;n de calidad, centrada en el aprendizaje continuo y las actividades de capacitaci#65533;n para fortalecer el capital humano. Deber#65533; continuar el #65533;nfasis en los incentivos en materia de investigaci#65533;n y desarrollo (I+D) y los sistemas de innovaci#65533;n, con el argumento de que los pa#65533;ses deben experimentar con incentivos tributarios y subsidios para promover las inversiones tanto privadas como p#65533;blicas en I+D, (dependiendo de la capacidad institucional de los Gobiernos para hacer cumplir las leyes tributarias y controlar la calidad de las inversiones). Adem#65533;s, la evidencia en este informe sugiere que la tecnolog#65533;a de la informaci#65533;n y las comunicaciones (TIC) puede reducir los costos de coordinaci#65533;n, lo que permite una efectiva industrializaci#65533;n y el acceso al mercado.

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PAGES: 216
CATEGORY: Business & Economics, Political Science

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