Organic agriculture is a rapidly expanding market that can provide countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) with opportunities to differentiate their products and diversify their foreign sales away from commodities. To understand this potential, we examine the effects of organic certification on firms’ foreign sales. In so doing, we focus on two Latin American … [Read more...] about Why Agricultural Exporters Should Consider Organic Certifications
Gabriel Scattolo is a consultant at the Integration and Trade Sector of the Inter-American Development Bank. Gabriel has research experience on international trade and productive development. He is a researcher at the Interdisciplinary Institute of Political Economy of Buenos Aires (IIEP), Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of Buenos Aires (UBA). He has previously been a researcher at the Monitoring and Evaluation Unit of CIECTI (MINCyT) and consultant in international organizations such as the IADB and the World Bank. In the public sphere he has served as an advisor at the National Foreign Trade Commission (2017-2018) and at the Undersecretariat of International Insertion (2019) in Argentina.