Chile has been one of Latin America’s fastest-growing economies in recent decades, enabling the country to significantly reduce poverty. Between 2000 and 2015, for example, the population living in poverty (on US$ 4 per day) decreased from 26 percent to 7.9 percent.
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May 17, 2017 — Many Latin American countries have policies to encourage innovation, but most are less efficient or effective than they could be. The World Bank Group is helping governments take stock of their programs and improve them.
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