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    • Dynamic Effects of MERCOSUR: an assessment for Argentina 

      Calfat, Germán; Granato, Maria Florencia; Flôres Junior, Renato Galvão
      2000-06-01
      We evaluate the potential dynamic effects of MERCOSUR on the Argentinean economy. Two approaches, already used with other regional integration agreements, are applied for measuring, respectively, medium and long-term ...
    • Endogenous protection in Mercosul: an empirical analysis 

      Calfat, Germán; Ganame, Maria Cecilia; Flôres Junior, Renato Galvão
      2000-12-01
      This paper analyses the equilibrium structure of protection in Mercosul, developing empirical analyses based on the literature ensuing from the sequence of models set forth by Grossman and Helpman since 1994. Not only ...
    • The EU-Mercosol free trade agreement: quantifying mutual gains 

      Calfat, Germán; Flôres Junior, Renato Galvão
      2006-12
      We identify trade in goods opportunities in a EU-Mercosul free trade area. Gains for Mercosul are rather concentrated, being mostly associated with a few agricultural commodities which face high protection barriers. EU ...
    • The EU-Mercosul free trade agreement: Quantifying mutual gains 

      Calfat, Germán; Flôres Junior, Renato Galvão
      2004-12-01
      We identify trade in goods opportunities in a EU-Mercosul free trade area. Gains for Mercosul are rather concentrated, being mostly associated to a few agricultural commodities nowadays facing high protection barriers. EU ...
    • Government actions to support coffee producers - an investigation of possible measures from the European Union 

      Calfat, Germán; Flôres Junior, Renato Galvão
      2002-04-01
      We outline possible actions to be adopted by the European Union to ensure a better share of total coffee revenues to producers in developing countries. The way to this translates, ultimately, in producers receiving a fair ...
    • Trade and infrastructure: evidences from the Andean Community 

      Acosta Rojas, Gina E.; Calfat, Germán; Flôres Junior, Renato Galvão
      2005-03-08
      This paper presents evidence on the key role of infrastructure in the Andean Community trade patterns. Three distinct but related gravity models of bilateral trade are used. The first model aims at identifying the importance ...