Publications | ELLA
25
Mar
2013
BRIEFS

Profit-based versus Production-based Tax Regimes: Latin America’s Experience

In specific contexts of mineral booms and strong government capacity, shifting from production-based to profit-based tax regimes might be the best option. The cases of Peru and Chile demonstrate why.

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19
Jun
2012
BRIEFS

Mining in Latin America: Attracting Quantity and Quality in FDI

How can countries attract foreign direct investment in mining, while at the same time ensure environmentally and socially sustainable economic growth? The Latin American experience offers some answers.

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2
Mar
2012
GUIDE

Maximising Investment and Rent Capture Through Extractive Industries Investment Policies: the Latin American Experience

Extractive industry development in Latin America has successfully boosted the foreign investment and revenues received by Latin American governments. The Latin American experience offers interesting lessons, drawing on the diversity of its countries.

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14
Nov
2011
BRIEFS

Gas Sector Investment Policy: The Latin American Experience

Since gas is a cheaper and more environmentally-friendly energy source, Latin American countries have pursued various investment policies to successfully develop the gas sector, including a strong focus on regional integration.

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14
Nov
2011
BRIEFS

Oil Industry Investment Policies

What policy strategy should countries use to boost their oil sector, increasing their revenue from exports while reducing their oil dependency? The Latin American experience offers useful lessons learned for countries evaluating their investment policy options.

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