Roberto Eraña & Alexander Trueba Latin America and the Caribbean continue to prosper economically, evidenced by GDP growth of 3.1% in 2012, according to the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). Overall, the region outperformed world growth of 2.2% in 2012....

Robert Wagstaff & Alexander P. Trueba Private equity activity in Latin America remains strong with a reported 90 closed deals in the first half of 2012, a 38% increase from the same period the previous year, based on a recent report by the Latin American Venture...

Raymond A. Perez & Alexander P. Trueba After trailing China in attracting U.S. companies for outsource manufacturing and production for over the last decade, Mexico is making a comeback principally driven by a changing global landscape and soaring Chinese wages. China burst onto the world economic scene...