Dec 2022
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Michalczewsky, Kathia
This report provides estimates of Latin America and the Caribbeans international trade flows for 2022. It was prepared by the Integration and Trade Sector (INT) at the Inter-American Development Bank…
Dec 2022
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 2022. Las cifras fueron elaboradas por el Sector de Integración y Comercio (INT…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Taylhardat, Adolfo
La competencia por la atracción de inversión extranjera directa (IED) se intensificó a partir del 2020 debido a la drástica caída de los flujos de IED y al incremento en el número de agencias…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Fernandez-Stark, Karina;Bamber, Penny ;Couto, Vivian
The textile and apparel industry is a highly globalized, multi-trillion-dollar sector. Today, production networks are dominated by low-cost Asian countries with very large labor-pools, which has made…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Fernandez-Stark, Karina;Bamber, Penny ;Couto, Vivian
The textile and apparel industry is a highly globalized, multi-trillion-dollar sector. Today, production networks are dominated by low-cost Asian countries with very large labor-pools, which has made…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Salazar-Xirinachs, José Manuel
El desarrollo del sector de dispositivos médicos (DMs) en Costa Rica obedece a la combinación del dinamismo del sector privado junto con la adopción de una política de desarrollo productivo (PDP)…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Hallak, Juan Carlos;López, Andrés
A pesar de que la agenda de políticas vinculada a la internacionalización productiva cobra cada vez mayor relevancia, la experiencia de los países de América Latina en la implementación de las mismas…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Pomareda, Carlos
En Centroamérica el comercio exterior de alimentos, incluyendo el intrarregional, sigue estando sujeto a fuertes barreras, principalmente no arancelarias, tales como normas sanitarias y…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio;Blyde, Juan S.;Volpe Martincus, Christian;Dolabella, Marcelo;Marra de Artiñano, Ignacio
Online Technical Appendix to “The Reorganization of Global Value Chains: Whats in it for Latin America and the Caribbean?” It describes in more detail the data sources, the empirical strategy; and…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio;Blyde, Juan S.;Volpe Martincus, Christian;Dolabella, Marcelo;Marra de Artiñano, Ignacio
As Latin America and the Caribbean bounce back from a sanitary crisis of historic proportions, the search is on for policies that can accelerate recovery while boosting long-term growth. In a…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Dolabella, Marcelo;Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio
Online Technical Appendix to “Fighting Global Warming: Is Trade Policy in Latin America and the Caribbean a Help or a Hindrance?”It describes in more detail the data sources, the empirical strategy;…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Campos, Rosario;Michalczewsky, Kathia
The 2022 Trade and Integration Monitor examines how global shocks are impacting trade by analyzing Latin America and the Caribbeans performance and looking at the evolution of key variables at the…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Campos, Rosario;Michalczewsky, Kathia
El Monitor de Comercio e Integración 2022 examina el impacto comercial de los shocks globales, realizando una comparación del desempeño de América Latina y el Caribe con el resto del mundo y…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Trachtenberg, Danielle
This document uses responses from a questionnaire to examine whether tax policy is a barrier to information technology (IT) services imports in Latin America and the Caribbean. The responses show…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio;Dolabella, Marcelo;Ko, Kwanghee;Choi, Hankyeung;Em, Honggi;Choi, Sungkyu;Kim, Yongseok;Lee, Da Sol;Chicola, Erica
The relationship between Korea and Latin American and the Caribbean has come a long way. As the two economies embraced trade with one another in the early 1990s, their connection went from being…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio;Dolabella, Marcelo;Ko, Kwanghee;Choi, Hankyeung;Em, Honggi;Choi, Sungkyu;Kim, Yongseok;Lee, Da Sol;Chicola, Erica
La relación entre Corea y América Latina y el Caribe ha evolucionado mucho. Ambas economías se abrieron a comerciar entre sí a principios de la década de 1990, y sus vínculos pasaron de ser…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio;Dolabella, Marcelo;Ko, Kwanghee;Choi, Hankyeung;Em, Honggi;Choi, Sungkyu;Kim, Yongseok;Lee, Da Sol;Chicola, Erica
The relationship between Korea and Latin American and the Caribbean has come a long way. As the two economies embraced trade with one another in the early 1990s, their connection went from being…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Dolabella, Marcelo;Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio
The dire prospects of global warming have been increasing the pressure on policymakers to use trade policy as a mitigation tool, challenging trade economists canonical “targeting principle.” Even…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Veiga, Lorena;González, Joaquín;Mejía Rivas, Isabel;Barreiros, Lucas;Contreras Huerta, Rodrigo
El presente informe contiene, entonces, los resultados del estudio realizado, incluido el análisis del estado de madurez de las VUCE en cada uno de los países participantes, el relevamiento de los…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Michalczewsky, Kathia
La invasión rusa a Ucrania representa un choque significativo para la economía mundial, que se produce al tiempo que la región de América Latina y el Caribe aún se está recuperando de la pandemia.…