For governments in the Latin America region, the Covid-19 crisis has compounded a series of pre-existing social, economic and health issues which has heaped further pressure on already strained governmental systems. This eBook brings together leading Latin American researchers and policymakers to discuss the sizeable challenges ahead and map out policy options for a sustainable, equitable and stable future for the region.
IntroductionIlan Goldfajn and Eduardo Levy Yeyati
The Latin American pandemicIlan Goldfajn and Eduardo Levy Yeyati
Section I: Avoiding the next crisis
“The pandemic can be used as a cover for wasteful spending”Laura Alfaro
“QE in advanced economies