Territorial Development in Latin America: A Long Term Perspective

  title={Territorial Development in Latin America: A Long Term Perspective},
  author={Jorge M{\'a}ttar and Luis Riffo},
It is a well-known fact that Latin America is the world region with the greatest inequalities in the various dimensions associated to development; economic (income), production, employment, social and territorial. Inequality, in its various forms, reinforces each other, and in the absence of public policy intervention, it is unlikely that these gaps that have characterized the region for decades will be reduced (ECLAC, Time for Equality. Opening paths, closing gaps 2010). This insight may… Expand
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