TITLE

RISK SUMMARY: COSTA RICA

PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Latin America Monitor: Central America Monitor;Jul2010, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a summary of the political and economic risks faced by Costa Rica, including the country's political stability, an expected real gross domestic product (GDP) growth and high infrastructure rating given to the country.
ACCESSION #
51675147

 

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