Oct 2011
Author(s): Kohon, Jorge
Esta nota técnica aborda el tema de los ferrocarriles de América Latina y el Caribe en sus tres modelos de negocio (Transporte de cargas, de pasajeros urbanos y suburbanos -trenes de cercanías-, y de…
Sep 2011
Author(s): Zuñiga, Juan Luis;Staples, Brian Rankin
Este estudio abordará los desafíos y dificultades asociadas con la implementación y administración de las disposiciones sobre acceso a mercados, con especial énfasis en aquellas relacionadas con…
Jan 2009
Author(s): Schejtman, Alexander;Berry, Albert;Sala-i-Martin, Xavier;Berdegué, Julio A.;Florez, Victoria;Bardhan, Pranab;Giordano, Paolo
Understanding the complex relations between trade integration and poverty reduction is now a priority for Latin American policymakers. The chapters of this book, penned by eminent authors with a long…
Jun 2008
Author(s): Vega, Henry
Exporting fresh flowers is one of very few successful efforts by producers in low-income countries to compete in international markets of high-value agricultural goods. While this success results…
Mar 2006
Author(s): Crawley, Andrew;Vodusek, Ziga;Giordano, Paolo;Sobral de Elía, Mariana;Estevadeordal, Antoni;Shearer, Matthew;Vignoles, Christopher;Suominen, Kati
This report ( a special issue of the Periodic Note on Integration and Trade in the Americas) devotes great attention to particular challenges that confront the EU and LAC, as well as the…
Mar 2006
Author(s): Crawley, Andrew;Vodusek, Ziga;Giordano, Paolo;Sobral de Elía, Mariana;Estevadeordal, Antoni;Shearer, Matthew;Vignoles, Christopher;Suominen, Kati
En el presente informe (número especial de la Nota Periódica sobre Integración y Comercio en las Américas) el interés se ha centrado en los desafíos específicos que enfrentan la Unión Europea y…
Mar 2006
Author(s): De Paiva Abreu, Marcelo
The interest of specific Latin American economies in the successful completion of the Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) negotiations is very heterogeneous. A list of relevant factors to explain…
Jan 2006
Author(s): Meardon, Stephen
During much of the previous era of globalization, from the 1860s until the First World War, U.S. tariffs were surprisingly high. Present-day economic historians have suggested that U.S. protection as…
Apr 2005
Author(s): Tezuka, Kazuaki
This document is about foreign workers in Japan, the evolution of immigration policy in this country, working conditions and social security. In order to sustain the Japanese economy and its society…
Apr 2005
Author(s): Carral Cuevas, Magdalena
This document is about the migration's Mexicans. Mexico has an assistance program with the International Migration Organization (IMO) for the return of extra-regional emigrants. Also, Mexico has…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Jokisch, Walter;Marín, Rebeca
Esta presentación fue comisionada por la Red de Medio Ambiente del Diálogo Regional de Política para la Reunión Subregional de Centroamérica celebrada el día 17 de enero de 2005 en San Salvador, El…
Sep 2004
Author(s): Santander Serfín
Da a conocer los objetivos de Santander Serfín acerca del fenómeno socioeconómico, como es el caso de las remesas y la migración. Presenta cuadros sobre el fenómeno hispano en USA, los incentivos de…
Sep 2004
Author(s): Banamex
Da a conocer el mercado de las remesas en México. Menciona a Citibank y Banamex como los bancos encargados de las remesas, las sucursales en los países de México y USA, los servicios que ofrecen y…
Sep 2004
Author(s): Niño, Juan Antonio
La presentación da a conocer el trabajo que realiza el Banco Uno, respecto a las remesas a Latinoamérica. Asimismo, señala los beneficios de Reciba, empresa agregadora de venta y pago de remesas en…
Apr 2004
Author(s): Macchiavello, Luis J.
This document is about Peruvian Japanese migration. Peru was the first country in Latin America to establish diplomatic relations with Japan, and the tenth in the world. At that time just 14…
Mar 2004
Author(s): Bendixen, Sergio
Presenta estadísticas básicas acerca de las remesas de Estados Unidos a América Latina, un resumen de las encuestas del BID sobre remesas, durante el 2001 al 2004 y datos demográficos de inmigrantes…
Jan 2004
Author(s): Barreix, Alberto Daniel;Villela, Luiz Arruda;Roca, Jerónimo
The purpose of this document is to inform Bank staff and other interested parties about recent developments in integration and trade among the countries of the Western Hemisphere and between these…
Aug 2003
Author(s): Tanzi, Vito
This presentation was commissioned by the Trade and Integration Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the 5th Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on August 14th and 15th, 2003. This presentation…
May 2003
Author(s): Estevadeordal, Antoni
This document discusses the impact of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) and their effect on the pattern of trade. Specifically, this document addresses trade liberalization, preferential tariff…
May 2003
Author(s): Estevadeordal, Antoni
Este documento fue comisionado por la Red de Integración y Comercio del Diálogo Regional de Política para la 5a Reunión Hemisférica celebrada los días 14 y 15 de agosto, 2003. Este documento está…