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…
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…
May 2012
Author(s): Blyde, Juan S.
This paper examines the role of contracting institutions on the insertion of developing countries in international production networks and particularly on the prospects of LAC to source goods beyond…
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): Pineda, José; Blyde, Juan S.
We investigate whether greater microeconomic flexibility facilitates the process of creative destruction in the context of new trade models with heterogeneous firms (Bernard et al., 2003 and Melitz,…
Nov 2009
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Iberti, Gonzalo; Blyde, Juan S.
Most microeconometric studies available for LAC have focused on measuring the direct impact of trade on plant productivity leaving aside other effects that arise through the market selection process…
Dec 2007
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Quevedo, Fernando; Blyde, Juan S.; Fernández-Arias, Eduardo; Venables, Anthony J.; Ottaviano, Gianmarco I.P.; Laens, Silvia; Terra, María Inés; Vaillant, Marcel; Baruj, Gustavo; Kosacoff, Bernardo; Porta, Fernando; Rezende, Fernando; Flôres Jr., Renato G.; Heymann, Daniel; Ramos, Adrián; Moccero, Diego; Winograd, Carlos; Bouzas, Roberto; Ventura, Deisy
Regional integration among asymmetric countries is a hot and burning policy topic worldwide. Deepening Integration in MERCOSUR analyzes the most important issues of economic integration and policy…
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…
May 2005
Author(s): Tanzi, Vito; Barreix, Alberto Daniel; Roca, Jerónimo; Villela, Luiz Arruda; González Cano, Hugo; Rezende, Fernando; Alarcón Säfstrand, Manuel; Cavalcanti, Carlos Eduardo G.
Este documento surge a solicitud del Grupo Mercado Común del MERCOSUR, y presenta la recopilación de los trabajos presentados en la reunión del Diálogo Subregional de Viceministros sobre Armonización…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Rezende, Fernando
The issue of tax harmonization may come to the fore as part of newer proposals to deepen the economic integration. Under this more favorable assumption, this paper aims at appraising alternative…
Jun 2004
Author(s): Rezende, Fernando
O objetivo deste trabalho é abordar o problema da harmonização tributária no Mercosul de uma perspectiva brasileira. Para tanto, ele destaca as principais distorções do sistema tributário brasileiro…