Maritime Transportation in Latin America and the Caribbean, PRP 138
Boske, Leigh B.
LBJ School of Public Affairs
This report is the product of a policy research project conducted in the 2000-2001 academic year with funding from the U.S.-CIDI Specific Fund of the Organization of American States (OAS) and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation through the Center for Inter-American Policy Studies at The University of Texas at Austin. Also participating was the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). The purpose of the study is to examine the role ofmaritime transportation and seaports in fostering international trade, economic integration, and sustainable development throughout Latin America and the Caribbean.