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Economics and Development Bank of Latin America hold seminar on productivity and economic growth in Brazil

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Minister of Economy, Paulo Guedes, attends the opening of the event

The Minister of Economy, Paulo Guedes, and the Special Secretary for Productivity, Employment and Competitiveness, Carlos Da Costa, participate on Wednesday (29/5), the event "Productivity and Economic Growth in Brazil", organized by the Brazilian government in partnership with the Latin American Development Bank (CAF).

In the seminar, the Economics and Development Report - RED 2018 "Institutions for Productivity" will be presented. The paper examines four factors that have an impact on the productivity environment of the economy: competition, access to inputs and cooperation between firms, labor relations and financing.

 In addition to Guedes and Da Costa, the Special Secretary for Foreign Trade and International Affairs of the Ministry of Economy, Marcos Troyjo, and Secretaries Caio Megale (Development of Industry, Commerce, Services and Innovation - Sepec) and Diogo Mac Cord Infrastructure Development - Sepec).

 

Productivity and Economic Growth in Brazil

 Date: May 29

 Hours: from 9am

 Location: Esplanada dos Ministérios, Block K, underground auditorium - Brasília - DF

 

 Programming

 9h - Breakfast

 

 9:30 a.m. - Opening

Paulo Guedes, Minister of Economy

Carlos Da Costa, Special Secretary for Productivity, Employment and Competitiveness (Sepec)

Pablo Sanguinetti, Vice President of Knowledge of CAF

Fernando Bezerra Coelho, Senator

 

 10h - Presentation of the Report on Economy and Development - RED 2018 "Institutions for Productivity"

Guilherme Alves, Chief Executive Officer of the CAF Vice-Presidency of Knowledge

 

 Questions and comments space

Moderator: Jorge Arbache, Vice President of the Private Sector of CAF

 

 11h - How to increase productivity in Brazil?

Marcos Troyjo, Special Secretary for Foreign Trade and International Affairs

Caio Megale, Secretary for Industry Development, Trade, Services and Innovation (Sepec)

Mark Copman, CEO 3M

Diogo Mac Cord, Secretary of Infrastructure Development (Sepec)

 

Questions and comments space

Moderator: Jorge Arbache, Vice President of the Private Sector of CAF

 

 12h10 - Closing

Carlos Da Costa, Special Secretary for Productivity, Employment and Competitiveness (Sepec)