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A armadilha da renda média e os obstáculos à transformação estrutural: a curva S da complexidade econômica
Pesquisas sobre processos de catching-up, leapfrogging e armadilha da renda média destacam a necessidade de as economias em desenvolvimento transformarem seus sistemas produtivos, por meio da transição de ênfase na oferta ...
The resource curse reloaded: revisiting the Dutch disease with economic complexity analysis
This paper shows that the Dutch disease can be more formally characterised as low economic complexity using ECI-type indicators; there is a solid and robust inverse relationship between exports concentrating on natural ...
The Economic Commission for Latin America (ECLA) was right: scale-free complex networks and core-periphery patterns in world trade
The main purpose of this paper is to apply big-data and scale-free complex network techniques to the study of world trade, with a specific focus on the investigation of ECLA and structuralist ideas. A secondary objective ...
Sophisticated jobs matter for economic development: an empirical analysis based on input-output matrices and economic complexity
A wide range of economic development theoreticians have discussed the manufacturing sector’s properties as an engine for economic growth. More recently, the sophisticated services sector began to share similar characteristics ...
The structuralist revenge: economic complexity as an important dimension to evaluate growth and development
This paper brings elements from the economic complexity literature to the discussions of the structuralist tradition on the central role of manufacturing and productive sophistication to economic growth. Using data provided ...
Exchange rate policies, patterns of specialization and economic development: theory and evidence in developing countries
The objectives of this paper are twofold. First, it intends to provide theoretical elements to analyze the relation between real exchange rates and economic development. Our main hypothesis is very much in line with the ...