Two decades ago, Colombia had a largely unfavourable reputation among much of the business community. Drug dealing and kidnappings were far from rare, inflation was beyond 20% and foreign investment flows were generally poor. However, the situation has shifted substantially since then, and Colombia’s economy has been growing quickly, transforming the country into one of the most important developing motors in the region. A Growing Miracle Politically speaking the country has seen a greater degree…
From The Report: Colombia 2014
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In conjunction with prietocarrizosa, this chapter outlines the substantial changes Colombia’s legal framework has undergone in recent years, affecting an array of areas such as public-private partnerships, dispute resolution and simplified stock corporations. Additional reforms are expected in other areas such as health care and social security over the coming years. This chapter features an interview with Martín Carrizosa, Founding Partner, prietocarrizosa.