Dec 2019
Author(s): Mercado, Eduardo; Pierola, Martha Denisse; Sánchez-Navarro, Dennis
This paper studies the impact that import competition from China had on firms performance in the manufacturing sector in Peru in 20052015. Using a firm-level dataset that covers the universe of firms…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Morales, Fernando; Pierola, Martha Denisse; Volpe Martincus, Christian
The impact of tariff changes on aggregate bilateral trade flows operates through both the intensive and extensive margins of trade. However, there is a difference in the timing of this impact. After…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe
Since the turn of the century, economic ties between Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and Asia have deepened to unprecedented levels. Due to high and growing complementarity, trade has been the…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe
Since the turn of the century, economic ties between Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and Asia have deepened to unprecedented levels. Due to high and growing complementarity, trade has been the…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe
Este informe presenta un panorama general sobre cómo han evolucionado a lo largo del tiempo los vínculos comerciales entre ALC y Asia, y analiza el modo en que los responsables de políticas y el…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Campos, Rosario; De Angelis, Jesica; Michalczewsky, Kathia; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe; Ramos Martínez, Alejandro
The 2019 edition of the Trade and Integration Monitor identifies the factors underlying recent developments in exports of Latin America and the Caribbean, examines the risks that are present at the…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Campos, Rosario; De Angelis, Jesica; Michalczewsky, Kathia; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe; Ramos Martínez, Alejandro
El Monitor de Comercio e Integración 2019 identifica los factores que determinaron la evolución reciente de las exportaciones de América Latina y el Caribe, examina los riesgos presentes en la…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Estrazulas, Francisco; Bebczuk, Ricardo N.
The goal of this report is to discuss the current and prospective level of bilateral trade and investment flows between Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Estrazulas, Francisco; Bebczuk, Ricardo N.
Este informe presenta las tendencias del comercio y las inversiones entre los países del Golfo y de América Latina y el Caribe, identifica oportunidades de crecimiento y esboza algunas…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Michalczewsky, Kathia; De Angelis, Jesica
This report presents estimates of Latin American and Caribbean international trade flows in 2018 and an update through the first quarter of 2019. It was prepared by the Integration and Trade Sector (…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Michalczewsky, Kathia; De Angelis, Jesica
Esta nota presenta las estimaciones de los flujos comerciales internacionales de América Latina y el Caribe para el año 2018 y una actualización hasta el primer trimestre de 2019, elaboradas por el…
Jan 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Michalczewsky, Kathia; De Angelis, Jesica
This report presents estimates of Latin American and Caribbean international trade flows in 2018. It was prepared by the Integration and Trade Sector (INT) of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB…
Jan 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Michalczewsky, Kathia; De Angelis, Jesica
Esta nota presenta las estimaciones de los flujos comerciales internacionales de América Latina y el Caribe para el año 2018, elaboradas por el sector de Integración y Comercio (INT) del Banco…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Fernandes, Ana M.; Klenow, Peter J.; Meleshchuk, Sergii; Pierola, Martha Denisse; Rodríguez-Clare, Andrés
The Melitz model highlights the importance of the extensive margin (the number of firms exporting) for trade flows. Using the World Bank’s Exporter Dynamics Database (EDD) featuring firm-level…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Campos, Rosario; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe; Michalczewsky, Kathia; De Angelis, Jesica
The Trade and Integration Monitor 2018 analyzes the ongoing trade recovery in the region and tracks its competitiveness in global markets, with a particular focus on the capacity for positioning…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Campos, Rosario; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe; Michalczewsky, Kathia; De Angelis, Jesica
El Monitor de Comercio e Integración 2018 analiza la recuperación comercial en curso en la región y traza un balance de la competitividad en los mercados mundiales, poniendo énfasis en la capacidad…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Pierola, Martha Denisse; Lucenti, Krista; Li, Kun; Harris, Jeremy; De Four, Takiyah
Trade is key for growth, especially in small countries like Barbados—it helps them achieve economies of scale that otherwise would not exist. In recent years, Barbados’ trade performance has been…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Watson Williams, Carol
This study was specifically designed to collect information on women’s health and their experiences of violence in Jamaica. A combination of quantitative and qualitative methods was used to collect…
May 2018
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo
This Infographic presents estimates of Latin American and Caribbean international trade flows in 2017 and an update through the first quarter of 2018. It was prepared by the Integration and Trade…
May 2018
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo
Esta Infografía presenta las estimaciones de los flujos comerciales internacionales de América Latina y el Caribe para el año 2017 y una actualización hasta el primer trimestre de 2018, elaboradas…