3 results about JUAN S. BLYDE


Synchronized Factories: Latin America and the Caribbean in the Era of Global Value Chains

January 1, 2014

The internationalization of production processes – the so-called global value chain (GVC) revolution – has opened a new pathway to industrial development. Nations initially join GVCs to... READ MORE


Too Far to Export

October 1, 2013

This study assesses the role of domestic transport costs ("factory-to-port") in shaping the level and diversification of countries' overall and subnational exports. The subnational di... READ MORE


Unclogging the Arteries: The Impact of Transport Costs on Latin American and Caribbean Trade

January 1, 2008

The book explores the impact of transport costs on trade in Latin America and the Caribbean, and argues that transport costs have assumed an unprecedented strategic importance to the region. The re... READ MORE