Mar 2014
Author(s): Cadot, Olivier; Graziano, Alejandro; Harris, Jeremy; Volpe Martincus, Christian
This paper estimates empirically the effect of preference utilization on export growth at the level of the firm using a unique transaction-level dataset of Colombia's imports from Argentina,…
Feb 2014
Author(s): Umaña, Mario; Vasco, Oscar; Shearer, Matthew; Martínez, Gonzalo; Lucenti, Krista; Fernández, Ernesto; Corcuera-Santamaría, Sandra; Almeida, Juliana; Opertti, Fabrizio
This Technical Note provides an assessment of Belize's trade sector and offers some policy options. Major constraints are related to a limited export basket and concentrated destination markets…
Aug 2012
Author(s): Vodusek, Ziga; Granados, Jaime; Martínez Torres, Gonzalo; Corcuera-Santamaría, Sandra; Lucenti, Krista; Almeida, Juliana; Levington, Caroline; Ruiz-Rua, Aurora; Calatayud, Agustina
La contribución del comercio exterior al crecimiento y desarrollo de la República Dominicana se encuentra manifiestamente por debajo de su potencial. En comparación con los países del entorno, la…
Jun 2011
Author(s): Feijóo, Erick; Cassar, Leslie; Luna, Jessica; Rebolledo, Andrés; Cornejo, Rafael; Lucenti, Krista; Corcuera-Santamaría, Sandra; Márquez Fariña, Manuel; Beitler, Ady; Eguíluz Zamora, Alejandra
The Integration and Trade Sector coordinated Bank efforts in LAC to respond to the joint WTO-OECD call for case stories in preparation for the Third Global Review of Aid-for-Trade. The IDB's…
Nov 2008
Author(s): Vega, Henry
Using a case study approach of Ecuador's supply chain, complemented by an empirical analysis of microdata on exports from major fresh flower exporting countries to the United States, this study…
Mar 2006
Author(s): Crawley, Andrew; Vodusek, Ziga; Giordano, Paolo; Sobral de Elía, Mariana; Estevadeordal, Antoni; Shearer, Matthew; Vignoles, Christopher; Suominen, Kati
This report ( a special issue of the Periodic Note on Integration and Trade in the Americas) devotes great attention to particular challenges that confront the EU and LAC, as well as the…
Mar 2006
Author(s): Crawley, Andrew; Vodusek, Ziga; Giordano, Paolo; Sobral de Elía, Mariana; Estevadeordal, Antoni; Shearer, Matthew; Vignoles, Christopher; Suominen, Kati
En el presente informe (número especial de la Nota Periódica sobre Integración y Comercio en las Américas) el interés se ha centrado en los desafíos específicos que enfrentan la Unión Europea y…