Nov 2019
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Stein, Ernesto H.; Li, Kun; Merchán, Federico; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Blyde, Juan S.; Trachtenberg, Danielle ; Cornick, Jorge; Frieden, Jeffry; Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol; Vlaicu, Razvan; Zuluaga, Víctor; Bril-Mascarenhas, Tomás; Ardila, Sergio; Ghezzi, Piero; Reardon, Thomas
Treinta años después de que la región se embarcara en una liberalización a gran escala, cabía esperar que la política comercial pasara a ser prácticamente irrelevante. En cambio, un desajuste entre…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Stein, Ernesto H.; Li, Kun; Merchán, Federico; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Blyde, Juan S.; Trachtenberg, Danielle ; Cornick, Jorge; Frieden, Jeffry; Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol; Vlaicu, Razvan; Zuluaga, Víctor; Bril-Mascarenhas, Tomás; Ardila, Sergio; Ghezzi, Piero; Reardon, Thomas
Thirty years after the region embarked on large-scale liberalization, trade policy could have been expected to become all but irrelevant. Instead, a mismatch between expectations and what could…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Valle Pereña, Juan Manuel; Tres, Joaquim; Balbis Pérez, Jorge; Xalma, Cristina; Garranzo, Rafael; Giacalone, Rita; Watanabe, Masato; Abdenur, Adriana Erthal; Grynspan M., Rebeca; Rivero Illa, Martín; Oliveira, Cassia; Santos, Thauan; Heidrich, Pablo; Kwak, Jae Sung; Killen, Brenda; Kindornay, Shannon; Carrillo, Susana; Shearer, Matthew; Dequech Neto, Napoleão; Santos, Luan; Blundell, Matthew; Sandler, Todd; Bessudo Lion, Sandra; Daccarett, Jorge
This issue addresses the South-South cooperation topic and argues that, rather than being much ado about nothing, it is actually tangible and about more than meets the eye, reflecting new avenues of…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Valle Pereña, Juan Manuel; Tres, Joaquim; Balbis Pérez, Jorge; Xalma, Cristina; Garranzo, Rafael; Giacalone, Rita; Watanabe, Masato; Abdenur, Adriana Erthal; Grynspan M., Rebeca; Rivero Illa, Martín; Oliveira, Cassia; Santos, Thauan; Heidrich, Pablo; Kwak, Jae Sung; Killen, Brenda; Kindornay, Shannon; Carrillo, Susana; Shearer, Matthew; Dequech Neto, Napoleão; Santos, Luan; Blundell, Matthew; Sandler, Todd; Bessudo Lion, Sandra; Daccarett, Jorge
Este número aborda el tópico de la Cooperación Sur-Sur (CSS) y demuestra que es más que ¿mucho ruido y pocas nueces¿. La CSS se presenta como algo muy tangible y más complejo de lo que parece,…
Jul 2012
Author(s): Puerta, Juan Manuel; Atuesta, Laura; Costas-Perez, Elena; Corrales, Maria Elena; Sekkel, Julia
This evaluation assesses IDB's role in contributing to the coordinated solution of transnational challenges during the period 2000-2011. The evaluation found that the relevance and effectiveness…
Jul 2012
Author(s): Puerta, Juan Manuel; Atuesta, Laura; Costas-Perez, Elena; Corrales, Maria Elena; Sekkel, Julia
El objetivo de la evaluación es valorar la función del BID con respecto a su contribución a la búsqueda de soluciones coordinadas ante desafíos transnacionales durante el período 2000-2011. La…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Azevedo, Viviane; Bertachini, Helio; Cossens, Shakirah; Cruz-Aguayo, Yyannu; Díaz, Luis; Ibarrarán, Pablo; Linares, Ana María; Maffioli, Alessandro; Manzano, Gádor; Martinez, Sebastian; McCarthy, Nancy; Meduña, Patricia; Mejía, Francisco; Neret, Matilde; Pusterla, Fazia; Rodríguez, César; Salazar, Lina; Sedlacek, Guilherme Luis; Taboada, Bibiana; Toda, Ichiro; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Winters, Paul
The Development Effectiveness Overview (DEO) is the IDB's annual corporate report that accounts for the effectiveness of its work, stating the results achieved with the implementation of the…
Nov 2010
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Blyde, Juan S.
Este informe, elaborado por el Sector Integración y Comercio del BID, propone reenfocar la agenda de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) en materia de comercio. El análisis realizado busca traer al…
Nov 2010
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Blyde, Juan S.
Este estudo, elaborado pelo Setor de Integração e Comércio do BID, propõe uma reformulação da agenda de comercial da América Latina e Caribe. Através de uma rigorosa análise empírica, procura trazer…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Volpe Martincus, Christian; Estevadeordal, Antoni
This paper examines the impact of trade policy on production specialization patterns in ten Latin American countries (Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay and…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Volpe Martincus, Christian; Gómez, Sandra Milena
According to the economic theory and recent empirical evidence, improved market access through trade arrangements is likely to favor export diversification. In this paper, we assess whether this has…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Estevadeordal, Antoni; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Ando, Mitsuyo
This paper explores the relationship between preferential and multilateral trade liberalization at the sectoral level using a unique dataset that includes data on most favored nation (MFN) and…
Nov 2008
Author(s): Volpe Martincus, Christian; Carballo, Jerónimo
Recent studies have shown that developing countries might have significantly better export performance if they were able to increase the duration of their trade relationships. Evidence on duration of…
Dec 2007
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Blyde, Juan S.
The book explores the impact of transport costs on trade in Latin America and the Caribbean, and argues that transport costs have assumed an unprecedented strategic importance to the region. The…
Jan 2004
Author(s): Sanguinetti, Pablo; Traistaru, Iulia; Volpe Martincus, Christian
This research aims at answering the following questions: How do specialization patterns look like in member countries of Mercosur and how have they evolved over time? How do concentration patterns…