Aug 2020
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol; Lage de Sousa, Filipe; Merchán, Federico
This paper uses the sudden surge in Chinese competition faced by Brazil's manufacturers in the 2000s to revisit the findings from the literature on how productivity, innovation, and employment…
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…
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,…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Blyde, Juan S.
A rise in import competition can put downward pressure on local prices, increasing consumer welfare, but these gains might be unequal across households depending on the basket of goods they consume.…
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…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Beliz, Gustavo; Chelala, Santiago
This report is the outcome of an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)regional public good (RPG) that different Latin American and Caribbean
countries helped to create by identifying the…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Beliz, Gustavo; Chelala, Santiago
Este informe es resultado de un Bien Público Regional (BPR) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) edificado con la participación de los países de la región, que identificaron sus propias…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Borensztein, Eduardo; Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
The effectiveness of exchange rate adjustments depends critically on the extent to which depreciations "pass through" to inflation, an effect that is known as exchange rate pass-through (…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Ramos Martínez, Alejandro; Michalczewsky, Kathia; Iannuzzi, Patricia; Gayá, Romina
Esta investigación documenta varios aspectos del proceso de registro del comercio exterior de bienes en Centroamérica y República Dominicana, en especial de aquel vinculado a los regímenes especiales…