Analyzing the process of European and International globalization has led to the creation of one database that provide information on commercial integration. The database in this area of knowledge focuses on the study of international trade integration, following a new methodology developed according to new trends, through three indicators: degree of openness, trade connectedness and integration.
The INTEGRA data bank was updated in 2009 under the research area of International Economic integration within the BBVA Foundation program. This database offers a wide range of indicators to measure the evolution of economies’ integration on a world-wide scale. This research project takes as reference the economic theory of international trade and incorporates the […]