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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy

This publication reviews the main features of a persistently weak global economy and world trade and then turns to global and regional trade trends and prospects. The publication considers the main changes in the organization of production and global trade associated with international production networks, which are at the heart of current mega-regional negotiations. It looks at how the region's countries are positioned in international production networks and value chains. It analyzes the main factors underpinning participation in production networks and value chains, as well as the implications they have for integration. 

LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2016

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2016

The Region Amid the Tensions of Globalization

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
18 Apr 2017
The 2016 edition of Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy reviews international and regional developments from a trade perspective, describing the principal global economic trends and structural changes in international trade, the main areas of trade growth and the changes these dr...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2015

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2015

The Regional Trade Crisis - Assessment and Outlook

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
10 Feb 2016
This report reviews international and regional developments from a trade perspective, describing the principal global economic trends and structural changes in international trade, the main areas of trade growth and the changes these drive in the region. With external conditions sluggish and high...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2014

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2014

Regional integration and value chains in a challenging external environment

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
20 Jan 2015
The 2014 edition of this publication reviews the main features of a persistently weak global economy and world trade and then turns to global and regional trade trends and prospects. The publication considers the main changes in the organization of production and global trade associated with inte...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2013

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2013

A Sluggish Post-crisis, Mega Trade Negotiations and Value Chains - Scope for Regional Action

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
18 Mar 2014
The 2013 edition of this publication reviews the main features of a persistently weak global economy and world trade and then turns to global and regional trade trends and prospects. The publication considers the main changes in the organization of production and global trade associated with inte...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2011/12

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2011-2012

Continuing Crisis in the Centre and New Opportunities for Developing Economies

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
1 Feb 2013
The 2011-2012 edition focuses on the theme of continuing crisis in the centre and new opportunities for developing economies. Chapter I examines the difficult international economic situation and the outlook for the rest of the decade. Chapter II takes stock of the boom in commodity prices that b...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2010/11

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2010 - 2011

The Region in the Decade of the Emerging Economies

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
17 Jan 2012
This publication covers the Latin America and the Caribbean region within the context of the decade of the emerging economies. It is divided into three parts that consider: crisis and convergence in the international arena; relations between Latin America and the Caribbean and its main partners o...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2009/10

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2009 - 2010

A Crisis Generated in the Centre and a Recovery Driven by the Emerging Economies

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
17 Feb 2011
The 2009-2010 edition discusses the crisis generated in the developed world and the recovery driven by the emerging economies. Topics such as analysis of the post-crisis international economic situation concentrating on its implications for international trade prospects in Latin America and the ...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2008/09

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2008-2009

Crisis and Opportunities for Regional Cooperation (Includes CD-ROM)

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
6 May 2010
The 2008-2009 edition of Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy is divided into three chapters. Chapter I offers a medium-term view of the current international economic conditions, examining in particular the variables that are most likely to shift global scenarios and affect the p...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2007/08 TREN

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2007

2008 Trends (Includes CD-ROM)

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
9 Mar 2009
This report is an in-depth study about Latin America and the Caribbean in the world economy, update in 2007 with 2008 trends. It is divided into seven chapters which analyse main economics issues such as the possible impact of the financial crisis in the United States on the trade performance of ...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2006/07 TREN

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2006

2007 Trends (Includes CD-ROM)

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
28 Jan 2008
The 2007 edition reviews the past year and assesses the trends in 2007. It discusses the developments in the world economy and their consequences for Latin America and the Caribbean. It contains an overview of integration and dynamism in the Asia-Pacific region and explores trade in services i...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2005/06

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2005-2006

(Includes CD-ROM)

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
9 Feb 2007
The 2005-2006 edition of Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy reviews the past year and looks at trends in 2006. Divided into six chapters, it examines recent developments in the world economy; provides an overview of recent economic developments in China and India and examines th...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2004/05 TREN

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2004

2005 Trends (Includes CD-ROM)

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
24 Feb 2006
The 2004 edition of Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy reviews the past year and looks at trends in 2005. Divided into six chapters, it examines recent developments in the world economy; analyses the international negotiations taking place within the framework of the World Trad...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2002/03

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2002-2003

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
25 Feb 2005
The 2002-2003 edition of Latin America and the Caribbean in the world economy is divided into three parts. The first part concerns trade and regional integration in Latin America and the Caribbean while the second is devoted to Latin American trade policy, particularly export promotion policy. Th...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2001/02

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2001-2002

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
10 Oct 2003
This publication examines international conditions and external trade trends in Latin America and the Caribbean. It also describes the main trends in the international economy and their impact on the economies of the region looking at the international trade activity of the different countries fo...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2000/01

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2000-2001

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
6 Dec 2002
This publication examines the international situation and international trade activity in Latin America and the Caribbean. It describes the main trends in the international economy and their impact on the economies of the region and looks at the international trade activity of the different count...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 1999/00

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 1999-2000

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
2 Nov 2001
This publication reviews the international situation and describes the main short-term trends observed in the global economy. It also examines the evolution of major economic groups and the steps being taken to establish the Free Trade Area of the Americas. The book discusses trade and trade poli...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 1998

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 1998

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
9 Jul 1999