Latin America invests only 3 percent of its GDP annually in the construction of major infrastructure works.
Costa Rica At-A-Glance
Costa Rica is a development success story in many respects. Considered an upper middle-income country, Costa Rica has experienced steady economic expansion over the past 25 years. The post-1980s economic growth is the product of a strategy of outward-oriented growth, based on openness to foreign investment and gradual trade liberalization.
Costa Rica is also a global leader for its environmenta...