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Macroeconomic Policies, Sector Performance and Firm Response

The Case of Chile's Textile Goods Market

  • Author: UN, ECLAC
  • Publication date: May 2005
  • Page count: 40
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 05.II.G.12

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This paper explores the macro policy-micro behavior nexus in a Latin American context in the textile goods market. The first section of the paper is an overview of the macroeconomic environment of Chile during the second half of the 20th century. The second section explores the evolution of Chile’s textile and garment sector. The last section is a case study describing the response and behavior of a leading textile firm, throughout its history, in Chile.