2003 OECD Economic Surveys: Chile 2003

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This 2003 edition of OECD's periodic review of Chile's economy includes special features on financial markets, labour markets and social policies and product market policies.

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Removing Administrative Barriers and Regulating Markets

Improving the business environment is a key aspect of the policy agenda for growth. Chile pioneered liberalisation policies in the 1970s and 1980s, but some reforms were designed with a perhaps excessive faith in the functioning of markets. Advances in microeconomic theory and accumulated experience in Chile and OECD have led to a better understanding of the role of economic regulation. Along these lines, the government plans to strengthen its regulatory framework and to improve competition law enforcement by creating a new, independent Antitrust Tribunal with more resources and greater independence from the government...

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