Pages

59 pages

Published

July 2018

Update frequency

On a quarterly basis

Format

PDF, Horizontal, Screen friendly

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Comprehensive View On The Economy

Part of the country’s economic profile, economic structure section gives readers useful views to understand what matters to the Uruguayan economy.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the size of the Uruguay’s economy in relation to others in the region?
  • What is the size of Uruguay’s population?
  • What is the demographic structure of Uruguay? Is it favourable for economic growth?
  • How has the structure of Uruguay’s GDP changed over the years?
  • How much does the Uruguay’s economy rely on external trade?
  • How does economic freedom in Uruguay compare to others?

Part of the country’s economic profile, this section explores Uruguay’s competitiveness in the global level. It also covers the country’s attractiveness to foreign direct investment.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • Which stage of economic development is the Uruguay’s economy in?
  • How is the average wage in Uruguay compared to others in the region?
  • How has the labour productivity in Uruguay changed over the years and in relation with comparable countries?
  • How competitive is Uruguay?
  • How are Uruguay’s competitive factors compared to those of other countries?
  • Is it easy to do business in Uruguay?
  • How good is Uruguay in attracting Foreign Direct Investment?
  • What are most problematic factors in doing business in Uruguay?

Part of the country’s economic profile, this section explores Uruguay’s economic development, average income and its distribution, poverty as well as other development indicators.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the level of income for an average person in Uruguay?
  • What is the poverty situation in Uruguay and how does it compare to others?
  • Is unemployment a problem in Uruguay?
  • How is income distributed in Uruguay and how does it compare to others?
  • What is the current level of human development in Uruguay?
  • How has quality of life in Uruguay changed over the years?

Part of the country’s economic outlook, this section explores Uruguay’s recent economic growth, its key drivers and well as the growth outlook for the coming years.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What has been the growth rate of Uruguay’s economy over the past 10 years and how does it compare with others?
  • What were the key growth drivers for the Uruguay’s economy in the last year?
  • What were the source of growth for Uruguay’s economy in the last 5 quarters?
  • What is the growth outlook for Uruguay’s economy over the next 3 years and how does it compare with others?

Part of the country’s economic outlook, this section explores Uruguay’s macro-economic risks, including inflation, financial sector, budget deficit as well as balance of payment and exchange rate.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the risk of inflation in Uruguay and how does it compare with others?
  • How healthy is the Uruguay’s banking sector?
  • What is the fiscal risk in Uruguay? What is the likelihood of raising tax?
  • What is the balance of payment risk for Uruguay?
  • How good is the country in getting foreign exchange by the mean of commerce?
  • Does Uruguay have enough international reserves to service its debt and for import?
  • What is the FX risk? How has the UYU performed compared to other currencies?

From IMF’s World Economic Outlook Report April 2018.

  • GDP growth
  • Inflation
  • Population
  • Unemployment rate
  • Government budget and debt
  • Current account

Detailed rankings and scores for Uruguay and comparable economies.

  • Starting a business
  • Dealing with construction permits
  • Getting electricity
  • Registering property
  • Getting credit
  • Protecting Minority Investors
  • Paying taxes
  • Trading across borders
  • Enforcing contracts
  • Resolving Insolvency

 

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