Jul 2010
Author(s): Jordana, Jacint; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Gallo, Andrés
Virtually all Latin American and Caribbean countries have established specialized organizations to promote their exports. Existing analyses of these organizations are at best partial and fragmentary…
Dec 2006
Author(s): Venables, Anthony J.; Maloney, William; Kokko, Ari; Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Lederman, Daniel; Rigobón, Roberto; De Gregorio, José; Czelusta, Jesse; Jayasuriya, Shamila A.; Blomström, Magnus; Xu, L. Colin; Ludema, Rodney; Manzano, Osmel; Martin, Will; Cuddington, John T.; Wright, Gavin
'Natural Resources: Neither Course nor Destiny' brings together a variety of analytical perspectives, ranging from econometric analyses of economic growth to historical studies of…
Sep 2006
Author(s): Lawrence, Robert Z.; Rosito, Tatiana
In this paper we explore a proposal to backload the phase-in of MFN tariff reductions in sensitive sectors and use the revenues generated to provide compensation for preference erosion. We argue that…
Sep 2006
Author(s): Lawrence, Robert Z.
Given its size, the pace of its expansion, and its outward orientation, China is likely to have a growing impact on the global trading system and its policies are likely to have an important…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Frohmann, Alicia; Wallace, Helen; Ventura, Jaume; Licandro, Omar; Ziller, Jacques; Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Schweickert, Rainer; Langhammer, Rolf J.; Fouquin, Michel
The process of economic reform and trade liberalization in Latin America and the Caribbean, under way since the end of the 1980s, has brought about an increasing integration of the countries in the…
Dec 2002
Author(s): Universidad del Pacífico, Perú (UP); Universidad de los Andes, Colombia; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Esta investigación se plantea responder tres preguntas básicas. La primera busca identificar los factores más importantes en la atracción de IED y, en particular, explorar qué papel juegan los…
Jun 2002
Author(s): Jordana, Jacint; Ramió, Carles
Este documento analiza la influencia de las estructuras institucionales de gobierno en la formulación de políticas comerciales externas en los países de América Latina durante los noventa.…