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
Tomás Lisazo obtained his Bachelor in Economics at Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA - Argentina) and he is a MA in Economics candidate at Universidad de San Andrés (UdeSA - Argentina). He is currently a Consultant at the Integration and Trade Sector of the Inter-American Development Bank (BID-INT) and he is also a Research Assistant at the Economic Simulation Models Sector of the Interdisciplinary Institute of Political Economy of Buenos Aires (MESi - IIEP). Tomás is an Assistant Professor in International Trade at Universidad de Buenos Aires. His main fields of interest are international trade, development, climate change economics and health economics.