Economic Research Papers

"Escaping from the Middle Income Trap: Innovate or Perish," Asian Development Bank Institute, Tokyo, Working Paper 685, March 2017.

Chinese translation of "Escaping from the Middle Income Trap: Innovate or Perish," in Journal of Translation from Foreign Literature in Economics, Xiamen University, China, Summer 2017

La globalización y la trampa del ingreso medio.  Lecciones de política para los países pequeños,”  in Ricardo Torres, Omar Everleny Perez, Fulvio Castellacci, and Claes Brundenius. eds. Cuba en un Nuevo Escenario. Perspectivas de desarrollo economico. Havana, Cuba: Acuario Press, 2015, 17-31. 

“Latin America and the Middle Income Trap,Financing for Development Series. Number S- 250. UN Economic Commission on Latin America and the Caribbean, Santiago, Chile, June 2014.

“Industrial Development Strategies in Costa Rica: When Structural Change and Domestic Capability Accumulation Diverge,” in Irmgard Nubler, José Manuel Salazar-Xirinachs and Richard Kozul-Wright. eds., 2014. Industrial Policy for Economic Development: Lessons from Country Experiences. Geneva: International Labor Organization, 181-211.

“Introduction. Getting Development Right,” in Eva Paus. ed. 2013. Getting Development Right. Structural Change, Inclusion and Sustainability in the Post-Crisis Era. New York and London: Palgrave Macmillan, 1-24.

“Globalization and the Middle Income Trap: A Capabilities-Based Approach with a Focus on Latin America,” in UNDP, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Korea Institute for International Economic Policy. 2013. Challenges of the Middle-Income Countries. Seoul Debates 2013. Seoul: UNDP, MOFA, KIEP, 59-63.

“Confronting the Middle Income Trap. Insights from Small Latecomers,” Studies in Comparative International Development, 2012, 115-138 [Introduction to a special issue on the Middle Income Trap edited by the author].

“The Rise and Fall of the Celtic Tiger. When Deal-Making Trumps Developmentalism,” Studies in Comparative International Development, 2012, 161-184. "Latin America's Middle Income Trap," Americas Quarterly, Winter 2011.

"La inversión extranjera de China en América Latina," Claves de la Economίa Mundial, 2011, Madrid: ICEX, ICEI, AECID.

“Mobilizing Public Resources for a New Development Strategy in the Age of Globalization: The Fiscal Space Dilemma in Latin America,” in Shahrukh Khan and Jens Christiansen. eds. 2010. Markets as Means Rather than Masters. Towards a New Developmentalism. New York and London: Routledge (with Luis Abugattas)

The Rise of China. Implications for Latin American Development,”Development Policy Review 2009, 419-56.

“China Rising. A Global Transformation?” in Global Giant: Is China Changing the Rules of the Game? New York and London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009, 3-27 (with Penelope Prime and Jon Western).

“Foreign Investment and Economic Development in Costa Rica: the Unrealized Potential,” in Daniel Chudnovsky and Kevin P. Gallagher, eds. Rethinking Foreign Investment for Development. London: Anthem Press, 2009 (with José Cordero)

"Policy Space for a Capability-Centered Development Strategy for Latin America," in Ken Shadlen and Diego Sanchez-Ancochea Responding to Globalization in the Americas. The Political Economy of Hemispheric Integration, New York and London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008, 113-143 (with Luis Abugattas).

"Missing Links: Foreign Investment and Industrial Development in Costa Rica and Mexico," Studies in Comparative International Development, 2008 (with Kevin Gallagher).

“Winners and Losers from Offshore Outsourcing. What is to be done?” in Paus, Eva ed., 2007. Global Capitalism Unbound. Winners and Losers from Offshore Outsourcing. New York and London: Palgrave Macmillan.

“Capturing the benefits of offshore outsourcing for developing countries: The case for active policies,” (with Helen Shapiro) in Paus, ed. 2007. Global Capitalism Unbound. Winners and Losers from Offshore Outsourcing. New York and London: Palgrave Macmillan.

"Productivity Growth in Latin America: The Limits of Neo-liberal Reforms," World Development, 2004, 427-445.

"Trade Liberalization and Productivity Growth in Latin American Manufacturing" Journal of Policy Reform, 2003, 1-16 (with Nola Reinhardt and Mike Robinson)

"Real Wage Performance under Greater Trade Openness: Lessons from Latin America and Asia," Journal of Developing Areas, 1999, 269-288 (with Mike Robinson)

"Structural Adjustment and Competitiveness in Transition Economies: Lessons from the East German Manufacturing Sector," World Development, 1998, 1839-185

"The Implications of Increasing Economic Openness for Real Wages in Developing Countries, 1973-90," World Development , 1997, 537-547 (with Mike Robinson)

Exports and the Consolidation of Peace," in James Boyce, ed.,Economic Policy for Building Peace: The Lessons of El Salvador, Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1996, 247-278

"Exports, Economic Growth and the Consolidation of Peace in El Salvador," World Development , 1995, 2173-2193.

"Economic Growth through Neoliberal Restructuring? Insights from the Chilean Experience," The Journal of Developing Areas, 1994, 31-56.

"Adjustment and Development in Latin America: The Failure of Peruvian Heterodoxy, 1985-90," World Development, 1991, 411-434.

"The Caribbean Basin Initiative and Economic Development: The Missing Links," Latin American and Caribbean Contemporary Record Vol. VIII, 1990.

"Direct Foreign Investment and Economic Development in Latin America: Perspectives for the Future," Journal of Latin American Studies, 1989, 221-239.

"The Political Economy of Nontraditional Export Growth: Argentina and Brazil in the 1970s," Journal of Developing Areas, 1989, 173-200.

"The Theory of Unequal Exchange: An Indictment," Review of Radical Political Economics 1987, 90-97 (with David Houston).

"Economic Development in Central America and the Caribbean: The Role of Nontraditional Exports," in Paus, Eva. 1988. ed. Struggle Against Dependence. Nontraditional Export Growth in Central America and the Caribbean. Boulder and London: Westview Press, 1-17.

"A Critical Look at Nontraditional Export Demand: the Caribbean Basin Initiative," in Paus, Eva. 1988. ed. Struggle Against Dependence. Nontraditional Export Growth in Central America and the Caribbean. Boulder and London: Westview Press, 193-213.

"La industria textil y de confecciones en el Peru", in Ministerio de Industria, Comercio, Turismo e Integracion, Desarrollo y Planeamiento Industrial (Lima: Promotores Andinos, 1985), pp. 123-132.

"El crecimiento industrial tras la sustitución de importaciones en el Perú," Apuntes (Lima), 1985, 3-21

"La dinámica de la acumulación y del empleo en la industria textil colombiana durante los 70: de la promoción de exportaciones al contrabando," Coyuntura Económica (Bogotá), 1982, 129-175.

 

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