Goldfajn’s solid reputation will be tested by global uncertainty and the need for internal reform.
Divisions over a candidate for a multilateral post show that obstacles to cooperation still remain, even with more ideological alignment.
The region went from being a symbol of pandemic failure to having a lower average number of deaths than industrialized nations. There are important lessons for the future.
A renaissance in regional cooperation will have to start small – and skirt polarization.
O renascimento da cooperação regional requer passos lentos — e distância da polarização.
El renacimiento de la cooperación regional tendrá que ser paulatina —y evitar la polarización.
Latin American and Caribbean economies need help, but organizations like the IDB are also stretched thin.
The Americas are facing a once-in-a-century challenge. U.S. leadership of the IDB would undermine efforts to confront it.