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Trade Policy and Specialization

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  • Christian Volpe Martincus
  • Antoni Estevadeordal
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    This paper examines the impact of trade policy on production specialization patterns in ten Latin American countries (Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela) over the period 1990-2001, and explicitly assesses the potential implications of a trade agreement with the United States.

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    Paper provided by Inter-American Development Bank in its series IDB Publications with number 9289.

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    Date of creation: Dec 2009
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    Handle: RePEc:idb:brikps:9289

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    Keywords: Trade Agreements; Integration & Trade; Globalization & Regionalization; IDB-WP-134;

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