Think tank

Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School

Latin American Centre for Competitiveness and Sustainable Development ‒ CLACDS/INCAE

La Garita, Costa Rica

CLACDS / INCAE is the applied research centre of INCAE Business School. Its mission is to promote sustainable development in the region through applied research, capacity building and dialogue. It works in close collaboration with government agencies, international organizations, organizations and private sector companies.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.incae.edu/es/clacds/acerca.html

Address:
2 Km Oeste de Vivero PROCESA N°1 La Garita, Alajuela, Costa Rica

Country:
Costa Rica

Sub-region:
Central America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Costa Rica,Central America
Operating languages
English , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1963
Age (years)
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
59 
Costa Rica average
 42
Global average
 33
Founded by
Founders: Stephan Schmidheiny
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Octavio Martinez (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Octavio Martinez (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Víctor Umaña (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2020
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
 28
Costa Rica average
 23
Global average
 15
% Female staff
2020
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
43% 
Costa Rica average
60% 
Global average
 16%

Social

Likes (2019)
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
 216,564
Costa Rica average
 36,669
Global average
 27,922
Likes (2017)
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
 422
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
 21,600
Costa Rica average
 4,741
Global average
 16,331
Followers (2018)
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
 1,067
Followers (2017)
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
 707
Subscribers (2019)
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
 4,660
Costa Rica average
 1,126
Global average
 6,574
Subscribers (2017)
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
 2,851
Followers (2019)
Centro Latinoamericano para la Competitividad y el Desarrollo Sostenible – INCAE Business School
 57,967
Costa Rica average
 9,148
Global average
 6,899

Data notes

Last updated: 19/11/2017
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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