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Historia, geografía y puerto como determinantes de la situación social de Buenaventura

In: Economías del Pacífico colombiano


  • Pérez-Valbuena, Gerson Javier


Este documento analiza tres particularidades que han incidido en la actual situación socio-económica y el alto desempleo en Buenaventura: las características geográficas, el legado histórico y el puerto. Las dos primeras han sido determinantes negativos, retrasando el proceso de crecimiento y desarrollo de la ciudad, y la tercera ha influido en forma positiva.

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  • Pérez-Valbuena, Gerson Javier, 2008. "Historia, geografía y puerto como determinantes de la situación social de Buenaventura," Chapters, in: Viloria-de-la-Hoz, Joaquín (ed.),Economías del Pacífico colombiano, chapter 2, pages 55-81, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.
  • Handle: RePEc:bdr:bdrcap:2008-07-55-81
    DOI: 10.32468/Ebook.664-204-0

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    Geografía; Pobreza; Desempleo; Puertos; Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca; Colombia); Geography; Poverty; Unemployment; Ports; Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca; Colombia);

    JEL classification:

    • O10 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - General
    • R30 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Real Estate Markets, Spatial Production Analysis, and Firm Location - - - General
    • R10 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - General


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