Jorge Arbache

Professor of Economics at the University of Brasilia and Secretary for International Affairs in the Ministry of Planning, Brazil

Jorge Arbache, Professor of Economics at the University of Brasilia, and Secretary for International Affairs in the Ministry of Planning, Brazil. He has served in many positions, including chief economist in the Ministry of Planning, senior economist in the World Bank, and senior economic advisor in the Brazilian Development Bank. He has also served in many advisory roles, both in Brazil and abroad. He has made several contributions to the study of development, globalization, international trade, economics of the service sector, and the digital economy. He writes frequently for several outlets in Brazil and elsewhere and has been publishing extensively on the fields above.

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9 Noviembre 2017
El autor afirma que las tecnologías digitales son un requisito para acceder a un mercado, pero no una ventaja competitiva. En ese sentido, exhorta por políticas públicas con agendas de innovación digital y de desarrollo tecnológico más ambiciosas y sofisticadas, que traten al conocimiento y la economía digital como los resortes propulsores del crecimiento.