Jan 2021
Author(s): García, Pablo M.; López, Andrés; Ons, Álvaro
La economía global registró en las últimas décadas un importante crecimiento de la inversión extranjera directa (IED). Habitualmente se espera que esos flujos de inversión sirvan para impulsar el…
Dec 2020
Author(s): García, Pablo M.; Rozemberg, Ricardo; Barafani, Magdalena; Suominen, Kati; Cram Martos, Virginia; Corcuera-Santamaría, Sandra; Moreno, Michelle; Cornejo, Rafael; Carballo, Ignacio E.; Radl, Alejandra; Cano, Lorena; Fan, Ziyang; Lin, Jesse
Blockchain - una de las tecnologías 4.0 - se expandió hacia el comercio internacional. Es una oportunidad para América Latina y el Caribe al optimizar sus procesos: trazabilidad de mercadería,…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Michalczewsky, Kathia
Esta nota presenta las estimaciones de los flujos comerciales internacionales de América Latina y el Caribe para el año 2020. Las cifras fueron elaboradas por el Sector de Integración y Comercio (INT…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Michalczewsky, Kathia
This report provides estimates of Latin America and the Caribbeans international trade flows for 2020. It was prepared by the Integration and Trade Sector (INT) at the Inter-American Development Bank…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Braithwaite, Samuel
The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) was established in 1973 as a customs union and nowadays consists of 15 member countries. CARICOM includes member and non-members of the Organisation of Eastern…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Barral Verna, Ángeles; Basco, Ana Inés; Garnero, Paula
En base a los datos de la encuesta de la alianza INTAL-Latinobarómetro del año 2018, este estudio se propone analizar las diferentes opiniones entre mujeres y hombres acerca de la integración en…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Campos, Rosario; Michalczewsky, Kathia
The Trade and Integration Monitor 2020 analyzes how trade has contracted during the COVID-19 pandemic and focuses on the reforms needed to enable the region to take part in the trade and investment…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Campos, Rosario; Michalczewsky, Kathia
El Monitor de Comercio e Integración 2020 identifica los factores que determinaron la evolución reciente de los flujos comerciales de América Latina y el Caribe, examina los riesgos presentes en la…
Sep 2020
Author(s): Zelicovich, Julieta; Zack, Guido
El presente estudio realiza un diagnóstico sobre la institucionalidad del proceso de formulación e implementación de la política comercial externa (PCE) de la Argentina. El objetivo del trabajo es…
Sep 2020
Author(s): López, Andrés; García, Pablo M.
Dada la importancia de la Inversión Extranjera Directa (IED) para el desarrollo de los países de América Latina y el Caribe, y
en particular en la etapa posterior a la pandemia del COVID-19,…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Maduro, Lucía; Veiga, Pedro da Motta; Rios, Sandra Polónia
O acordo MERCOSUL-UE representa uma inflexão na política de inserção internacional do MERCOSUL e de seus paises associados. Sendo um acordo de nova geracão, alinhado com os acordos comerciais mais…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Michalczewsky, Kathia
This report presents estimates of Latin American and Caribbean international trade flows in 2019 and an update through the first quarter of 2020. It was prepared by the Integration and Trade Sector (…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Michalczewsky, Kathia
Esta nota presenta las estimaciones de los flujos comerciales internacionales de América Latina y el Caribe para el año 2019 y una actualización hasta el primer trimestre de 2020, elaboradas por el…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Barral Verna, Ángeles; Basco, Ana Inés; Garnero, Paula
Los ciudadanos de América Latina muestran descontento con el sistema económico y político de sus países. Existen altos niveles de insatisfacción con la democracia, sus instituciones, la corrupción, y…
Feb 2020
Author(s): Estevadeordal, Antoni; Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol; Volpe Martincus, Christian
Digital technologies are changing the way people, businesses, and governments interact, but what is their impact on international trade? Although some of the effects of digital technologies on trade…
Jan 2020
Author(s): Cai, Charles; Li, Kun
Using the multisector, heterogeneous-firm general equilibrium trade model of Caliendo et al. (2017), this paper carries out five exercises to understand the trade and welfare effect of trade…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Radl, Alejandra; Corcuera-Santamaría, Sandra; Cano, Lorena; Fan, Ziyang; Lin, Jesse; Suominen, Kati
The Fourth Industrial Revolution, driven by rapid technological change and digitization, is having a profound impact on global trade. By applying innovative new technologies to trade, “TradeTech”…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Merchán, Federico; Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio
To study how trade liberalization has impacted Latin Americas extensive and intensive margins between 1990 and 2015, we estimated the random growth first-difference model proposed by Baier,…
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
Trinta anos depois de a região haver iniciado uma liberalização comercial em larga escala, era de se esperar que a política comercial se tornasse quase que irrelevante. Em vez disso, um descompasso…
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…