You are here: HomeCountriesCosta Rica
RSS print

Filter Summary



Country Profile

Costa Rica: Country Profile

Economic growth will be well below potential in 2016. Gains in private consumption will be the main driver. Officials are also raising the public works budget and accelerating lending. An export recovery will provide additional support. ...

Feb 2016 | US$150 | Pages: 9 | Add to cart | View details

Country Briefing

Risks and Vulnerabilities: Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s political stability is appealing to foreign investors, as is its use of renewable energies. High government spending supported Costa Rica’s economic development for most of the 2009-2014 period, although fiscal expansion led to a large ...

Nov 2015 | US$250 | Pages: 16 | Add to cart | View details

Country Briefing

Technology, Communications and Media: Costa Rica

Mobile telephony is a key pillar of Costa Rican telecom with competition driving voice penetration and operators investing in mobile broadband. Despite high fixed-broadband penetration, service coverage remains patchy with low access among poorer ...

Oct 2015 | US$250 | Pages: 13 | Add to cart | View details

Country Briefing

Business Environment: Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s business climate benefits from open policies towards trade and foreign direct investment (FDI); relatively good educational standards; and efforts to cut levels of red tape. However, deteriorating public finances are negatively affecting...

Sep 2015 | US$250 | Pages: 10 | Add to cart | View details

Future Demographic

Costa Rica in 2030: The Future Demographic

In 2030, the population of Costa Rica will reach 5.6 million, an increase of 15.1% from 2015. Population growth will continue to slow down in 2015-2030 due to falling birth rates and increasing death rates, alongside declining net migration. The ...

Jul 2015 | US$990 | Pages: 26 | Add to cart | View details

Consumer Lifestyle

Consumer Lifestyles in Costa Rica

The economic downturn in 2008 and 2009 had a negative impact on the consumption patterns of Costa Rican consumers. Many cutbacks were made on various categories including food and drinks, leisure and recreation, and clothing and footwear. Costa ...

Mar 2011 | US$2,100 | Pages: 58 | Add to cart | View details

Recently Viewed Items more ›

    Multi-purchase discount
    custom research
    Our site uses cookies to improve functionality. Continue if you are happy with this or learn how to manage cookies by clicking here