Dec 2019
Author(s): Parro, Francisco;Zentner, Joaquín
A consensus exists in the literature regarding the welfare gains derived from international trade. Motivated by this well-documented fact, this paper provides a diagnosis and evaluation of the…
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
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…
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
Treinta años después de que la región se embarcara en una liberalización a gran escala, cabía esperar que la política comercial pasara a ser prácticamente irrelevante. En cambio, un desajuste entre…
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): Trachtenberg, Danielle
This paper estimates the effects of NAFTA on labor and wages in Mexico using a local labor-markets approach. While NAFTA offered greater export opportunities to Mexican firms that may raise…
Nov 2019
Author(s): De Angelis, Jesica;De Azevedo, Belisario;Toscani, Verónica
Esta nota busca recabar las primeras reacciones del sector privado de los países del MERCOSUR ante el fin de las negociaciones del Acuerdo con la Unión Europea el 28 de junio de 2019. En líneas…
Oct 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe;Vodusek, Ziga
The goal of this report is to discuss the outlook for bilateral trade and investment flows between LAC and Korea, signal the most salient business opportunities at hand, and review progress and…
Oct 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe;Vodusek, Ziga
El objetivo de este informe es evaluar las perspectivas para los flujos bilaterales de comercio e inversiones entre ALC y Corea, señalar las oportunidades de negocios más importantes y repasar los…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol;Stein, Ernesto H.;Vlaicu, Razvan
This paper examines individual-level support for trade liberalization, relates it to beliefs about trade, and measures its sensitivity to positive and negative framing. The data come from the 2018…
Jan 2019
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Conexión INTAL informa sobre desarrollos en las áreas de integración y comercio en las regiones de América Latina y el Caribe. Esta edición se dedica al evento "Empujoncitos para mejorar vidas:…