Development and prospects of the Cuban economy. by National Bank of Cuba.

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The authors deal with questions of immediate relevance to the Cuban economy and its recent past, with emphasis placed on the implications for long-term prospects for : Pedro Monreal.

The Cuban economy has been transformed over the course of the last decade, and these changes are now likely to accelerate. In this edited volume, prominent Cuban economists and sociologists present a clear analysis of Cuba’s economic and social circumstances and suggest steps for Cuba to reactivate economic growth and improve the welfare of its citizens.

Cuban Economic and Social Development: Policy Reforms and Challenges in the 21st Century (Series on Latin American Studies) Paperback – Ma by Jorge I. Domínguez (Editor), Omar Everleny Pérez Villanueva (Editor), Mayra Espina Prieto (Editor), out of 5 stars 1 rating See all 3 formats and editions4/5(1).

In this edited volume, prominent Cuban economists and sociologists present a clear analysis of Cuba's economic and social circumstances and suggest steps for Cuba to reactivate economic growth and. For most Western audiences, Cuba is a touristic paradise stuck in time and virtually detached from world technology networks by the US embargo – anything but a hub of industrial innovation and high value-added biotechnology.

However, a closer look reveals more subtle but equally powerful stories that challenge the homogenizing assumptions of conventional economics and open up scope for more. The result of these field visits and a subsequent workshop involving contributions from Cuban as well as non-Cuban scholars, this volume showcases unprecedented new insights into the process and prospects for reform along many dimensions, including foreign direct investment, import substitution, entrepreneurship and business creation, science and technology development, and fiscal policies.

The second chapter includes examination of the body of scholarship on the Cuban economy developed in the first half of the twentieth century, with focus on the works produced in the decade Príor to This serves two principal purposes. First, this scholarship reveals detail of the Cuban economy and the government institutions in place.

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But in the last decade, the situation has started to improve and the industry is showing positive dynamics. Legislation is changing, tax rates are being worked out, the Internet is developing, and the population.

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In the context of updating the economic model, special attention has been given to the preparation of cadres, 2, of them having graduated with diplomas in Public and Business Administration. The implementation of the guidelines also includes designing the bases for the country’s economic and social development program in the long term.

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He is the author of the book, “Open for Business: Building the New Cuban Economy.” on foreign investment. He has enjoyed a distinguished career as diplomat, policy advisor, corporate consultant, university professor and author of over books and articles on international relations.The Cuban economy effectively had found a new source of growth in exporting professional services, specifically medical services to Venezuela, replacing the the sugar agribusiness and tourism in that function.

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