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“Scaling up the IADB to meet growing development needs”


“Scaling up the IADB to meet growing development needs”

December 2009

(Part 2 of 2) Conversation with Luis Alberto Moreno, President, Inter-American Development Bank
- responding to criticism makes institutions stronger – don’t force national agendas – processes for starting infrastructure projects – relationship with other development banks – China as a donor member – the future of development banks


“Scaling up the IADB to meet growing development needs”


“Scaling up the IADB to meet growing development needs”

December 2009

Conversation with Luis Alberto Moreno, President, Inter-American Development Bank
- stepping up lending in a crisis – new challenge in climate change – preparing for a possible $180 billion capital increase – staff skill sets


“Strengthening Mexico’s economy with tough efficiency measures”


“Strengthening Mexico’s economy with tough efficiency measures”

December 2009

(Part 2 of 3) Conversation with Gerardo Ruiz Mateos, Secretary of Economy of Mexico


“Strengthening Mexico’s economy with tough efficiency measures”


“Strengthening Mexico’s economy with tough efficiency measures”

December 2009

Conversation with Gerardo Ruiz Mateos, Secretary of Economy of Mexico – trade agreements and FTOs – trade with the US – simplifying trade regulations – deregulating business processes


“Strengthening Mexico’s economy with tough efficiency measures”


“Strengthening Mexico’s economy with tough efficiency measures”

December 2009

(Part 3 of 3) Conversation with Gerardo Ruiz Mateos, Secretary of Economy of
Mexico – running SOEs as commercial enterprises – investing in offshore oil
fields – banks in Mexico and foreign ownership