The fallout of the war in Ukraine on Latin America and the Caribbean

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Inter-American Development Bank
Available from: 
July 2022
Paper author(s): 
Paolo Giordano
Kathia Michalczewsky
Conflict, Crime and Violence

The Russian invasion of Ukraine is a major shock to the global economy, which is unfolding as Latin America and the Caribbean is still recovering from the pandemic. It may slow growth and result in a sizeable food security shock for some countries of the region. Whereas the direct trade impact is expected to be limited, the indirect fallout is poised to be very relevant, if heterogenous across countries.


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