Nov 2017
Author(s): Basco, Ana Inés
As part of a Regional Public Good (BPR), 20,200 Latin Americans from 18 countries were interviewed on issues of integration, democracy, equity, environment, technology, and innovation. In a world…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Basco, Ana Inés
Como parte de un Bien Público Regional (BPR) se entrevistaron 20.200 latinoamericanos de 18 países que fueron consultados sobre temas de integración, democracia, equidad, medio ambiente y tecnología…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Chelala, Santiago
Con más de veinte mil encuestas exclusivas realizadas en dieciocho países de la región, la iniciativa de INTAL-Latinobarómetro mide de forma permanente la opinión de la población sobre temas…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Gari, Gabriel
This paper discusses the suitability of using free zones as a mechanism for the promotion of the offshore industry in MERCOSUR countries, both from a legal and a broader policy perspective. From a…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Gayá, Romina;Michalczewsky, Kathia
La presente nota técnica examina el salto exportador del MERCOSUR entre 2003 y 2008. Más allá del boom de las materias primas presenta un detallado análisis cuantitativo de la evolución de las ventas…
Jun 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…
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…
Mar 2005
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This publication presents ten case studies to provide a sample of the diversity, innovation, and significance of the projects assisted by the Japanese Funds at the IDB. Among them are projects…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Laens, Silvia;Terra, María Inés
The enforcement of the MERCOSUR as an imperfect customs union is determined by the existence of a Common External Tariff (CET) which has not been fully applied up to this moment. The smallest…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Vaillant, Marcel
This article has two objectives. The first one is to analyze the possible changes that should be carried out in MERCOSUR in order to enhance its functionality. These changes should involve…
Jan 2005
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…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Heymann, Daniel;Ramos, Adrián
As the region has entered a phase of recovery leaving behind the episodes of extreme turbulence, and the decision horizons have been somewhat extended, it seems appropriate to reconsider the medium…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Baruj, Gustavo;Kosacoff, Bernardo;Porta, Fernando
En este artículo, se aborda la cuestión de la profundización de la integración en el MERCOSUR en relación con la vigencia de determinadas políticas de promoción de la competitividad a nivel nacional…
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…
Feb 2004
Author(s): Sanguinetti, Pablo;Traistaru, Iulia;Volpe Martincus, Christian
This research aims at answering the following questions: How do specialization patterns look like in member countries of Mercosur and how have they evolved over time? How do concentration patterns…
Jun 2003
Author(s): Byrne, Peter D.
Regímenes tributarios especiales destinados a promover el desarrollo económico han sido parte del panorama de América Latina por muchos años. En la mayoría de los países, los regímenes especiales han…
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…
Jan 2001
Author(s): von Moltke, Konrad;Ryan, Daniel E.;Abed de Zavala, Sheila;Escuder Leira, Diego;Frickmann Young, Carlos Eduardo;Galperín, Carlos;Leis, Héctor Ricardo;Vásquez, Patricia I.;Viola, Eduardo
El propósito del presente trabajo es identificar aquellas iniciativas promisorias que puedan fortalecer la protección del ambiente y la promoción del desarrollo sostenible en el proceso de…