Latin American and Caribbean Economic System

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Subject (Course): The Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA). Syllabus:

  1. Introduction to the Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA).
  2. Cooperation and Integration in Latin America
  3. The Latin American Council.
  4. The Digital Information and Knowledge centre.

The purposes of the subject “The Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA)” are:

  1. To understand the purposes of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA)
  2. To explore cooperation and integration among the member countries
Subject “Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA)” is studied…
  1. Professional Doctorate in Business in America
  2. Masters (e-learning): International Business, America, Pacific, BRICS Countries, Emerging Markets, and Global Relations
  3. Diploma: Latin American Integration

Languages of study: En or Es Sistema Economico Latinoamericano Pt SELA Fr SELA

Credits of the subject “Latin American and Caribbean Economic System”: 0.3 ECTS

Sample of the subject - Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA):
SELA Latin American Caribbean

Subject Description: SELA (Latin American and Caribbean Economic System):

In 1975 was created (Panama Convention) the Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) as a regional bloc formed by Argentina, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, the Dominican Republic, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, and Venezuela (America).

  1. The Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) headquarters are in Caracas (Venezuela).
  2. The Latin American Council is the principal decision-making body of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic System

The main objectives of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic System are to:

  1. Provide to the Latin American and Caribbean region with a system of consultation for the adoption of common positions and strategies on economic topics (international trade, foreign direct investment )
  2. Promote cooperation and integration among the economies in Latin America and the Caribbean.

The Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) belongs to the Latin American Economic Area of the Western Christian Civilisation.



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