Author Punzo, Lionello F
Title Beyond the Global Crisis : Structural Adjustments and Regional Integration in Europe and Latin America
Imprint Florence : Taylor & Francis Group, 2012
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Edition 1st ed
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Note Cover -- Beyond the Global Crisis -- Copyright -- Contents -- Figures -- Tables -- Contributors -- Introduction -- Part I The two continents' macroeconomic scenarios -- 1. Growth under strain in the European Union: a long- perspective -- 2. Regional integration and growth: an empirical assessment for Latin American countries -- 3. Development and inequality in Latin America and Europe -- 4. Aggregate threshold effects in the generation of human capital: the cases of Latin America and Europe -- 5. International interdependence and macroeconomic transmission: Europe and Latin America -- Part II Sectors, technologies and trade -- 6 Latin American exports to the European Union: opportunities for Latin American development -- 7. Commercial integration and the structure of trade flows in Latin America -- 8. Economic integration and mobility versus persistence of technological specialization patterns: some evidence from the European Union and Latin American experiences -- 9. Latin America: relative performance, structural change and technological capabilities in historical perspective -- 10. Brazil's economy - 1971-2008: growth pattern and structural change -- 11. An eventful evolution: the Argentine growth experience 1950-2010 -- 12. The Mexican economy in 1960-2010: from import substitution and state-industrialization to export- slow growth -- Part III Third millennium industries: their future in the two continents -- 13. Audiovisual industries and their growth prospects: EU and Latin America -- 14. Software and information services: transnational corporations' strategies in Latin America and Europe -- 15. New roles for the agribusiness sectors: technological trajectories and institutional settings -- 16. Tourism and growth: stories of two continents -- 17. Oil and gas industry: capability building experiences -- Index
The book aims at offering a comparative, multi-perspective analysis of the different, at times parallel, at times with varying degrees of interdependence, macroeconomic and structural adjustments in the two continents against the backdrop of important processes of regional integration. Its reading offers a multifaceted appreciation of the reality emerging from the mixing up of longer run tendencies deepened by the brute force of the financial and then industrial crisis
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Link Print version: Punzo, Lionello F. Beyond the Global Crisis : Structural Adjustments and Regional Integration in Europe and Latin America Florence : Taylor & Francis Group,c2012 9780415508476
Subject European Union - Latin America
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