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    Artuc, Erhan, Lederman, Daniel, Rojas, DiegoJan 01, 2015
    This paper assesses the impact of the rise of China on the trade of Latin American and Caribbean economies. The study proposes an index to measure the impact on trade, which suggests sizable effects, especially...
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    Wang, Xiaobing, Yamauchi, Futoshi, Otsuka, Keijiro, Huang, JikunDec 01, 2014
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    Ollivier, Gerald, Bullock, Richard, Jin, Ying, Zhou, NanyanDec 01, 2014
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    Giles, John, Mu, RenNov 01, 2014
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    Elizondo Azuela, Gabriela, Barroso, Luiz, Khanna, Ashish, Wang, Xiaodong, Wu, Yun, Cunha, GabrielOct 01, 2014
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