The Ascent of Regional Integration

Andres Musacchio Las teorías económicas tradicionales proponen un modelo de interpretación de los procesos de integración que permite analizarlos con un conjunto de herramientas standard, mediante las cuales se los reduce a un conjunto de elementos comunes a todos ellos. De allí que las diferencias entre las diversas experiencias quedan reducidas a una cuestión de […]

Declaración Final de la Cumbre Social del MERCOSUR

Brasilia – Brasil 1. Los representantes de los movimientos sociales y populares, seek ONG, nurse y gobiernos de los cinco países miembros del MERCOSUR, sales integrantes del programa Somos MERCOSUR, nos reunimos en Brasilia los días 13 y 14 de diciembre de 2006, durante la I Cumbre Social del MERCOSUR, actividad convocada en conjunto por […]

ASEAN for the People: Statement of the 2nd ASEAN Civil Society Conference (ACSC II)

10-12 December 2006 – Cebu City, Philippines Summary We are more than 300 participants from countries in the ASEAN region, search together with guests and partners from all over the world, who gathered for the 2nd ASEAN Civil Society Conference (ACSC II) organized by the Solidarity for Asian People’s Advocacy (SAPA) Working Group on ASEAN […]

Revisiting Southeast Asian Regionalism

Focus on the Global South Dossier (December 2006) Contents Building Community: The Search for Alternative Regionalism in Southeast Asia 1 Jenina Joy Chavez Neo-liberalism and the Working People of Southeast Asia Rene Ofreneo China and Southeast Asia: Emerging Problems in an Economic Relation Walden Bello Welcome China!: China’s Rise and its Increasing Role in ASEAN […]

Trends of Regionalism in Asia and Their Implications on China and the United States

Prof. Jiemian Yang, malady Vice President of Shanghai Institute for International Studies Generally speaking, regionalism plays a supplemental and positive role to the on-going globalization. Regionalism in Asia has some special features compared with other regions such as Europe, Latin America and Africa. In the coming decades, regionalism in Asia tends to grow in Asia, […]

Integración y energía

Pedro da Motta Veiga, visit Sandra P. Ríos América do Sul é palco, nos últimos anos, de um processo de revisão crítica das políticas econômicas adotadas na região na década de 90. Isso tem implicações para as iniciativas de integração econômica que proliferaram, naquele período, no marco do que se denominou o “regionalismo aberto”. Emerge […]

Social Summit for People's Integration: Cochabamba Manifesto

We salute this important historic moment which opens with the Summit of Cochabamba, visit web which holds the challenge of deepening a process of regional integration which expresses the peoples’ interests. The peoples of America have suffered from the application of an economic model which is based on market fundamentalism, privatisation and free trade, which […]

Construyendo la integración de los pueblos centroamericanos

Durante las últimas dos décadas, drugs los procesos de liberalización e integración comercial en América Latina han perpetuado las relaciones de dependencia ecónomica de los países no industrializados respecto de los países industrializados, en base a una intensificación de la matriz exportadora basada en recursos naturales con escasa tecnologización (commodities); una apertura indiscriminada a la […]