Recent Submissions

  • Global value chains: a bibliographical review 

    Pérez Ibáñez, Javier (Universidad de MedellínFacultad de Derecho, 2019-11-06)
    During the last thirty years, production of goods and services has undergone a relocation and fragmentation process worldwide. This new phase of productive organization was called global value chains. The studies framed ...
  • Approaches and debates about natural resources, accumulation and territory 

    Gorenstein, Silvia (Universidad de MedellínFacultad de Derecho, 2019-11-06)
    The paper addresses approaches to the current theoretical debate about activities based on the exploitation of natural resources (RRNN) and their role in the territorial accumulation process of the current cycle of capitalism. ...
  • Alternative models to explain the evolution of Spanish public spending 

    Jaén García, Manuel (Universidad de MedellínFacultad de Derecho, 2019-11-06)
    To study the evolution of public spending in Spain during 1964-2016, this article empirically con-trasts different alternative models, with variables from both the supply and demands sides, The usual methodology of unit ...
  • Editorial 

    Londoño Pineda, Abraham (Universidad de MedellínFacultad de Derecho, 2019-11-06)
    The 51st edition of the Semestre Económico journal is composed by seven articles in which topics belonging to the research fields defined in the scope of the journal are presented, such as economic development, regional ...
  • Reviewers 

    Semestre Económico (Universidad de MedellínFacultad de Derecho, 2019-11-06)
  • Small farmer s integration strategy in the exporting chain 

    Barrientos Felipa, Pedro (Universidad de MedellínFacultad de Derecho, 2019-11-06)
    Export-oriented agriculture in Peru has significant development, which generates encouraging ex-pectations for economy. In this context, small farmers must be integrated, which is why the article aims to expose what is ...
  • Human scale development of Venezuelan immigrants in San José de Cúcuta 

    Botello Sánchez, Eder Alexander; Ramírez Romero, Ángel David; Flores Rolón, Jorge Andrés (Universidad de MedellínFacultad de Derecho, 2019-11-06)
    The present study determines the differences between living conditions of Venezuelan immigrants in the border city of Cúcuta, Colombia, and their comprehension and vision of development from the approach of the human scale ...
  • Efficiency of forward as an instrument for exchange risk coverage in companies performing foreign trade operations, 2011-2017 

    Díaz Restrepo, Carlos Andrés; Redondo Ramírez, Marlen Isabel (Universidad de MedellínFacultad de Derecho, 2019-11-06)
    This paper evaluates the efficiency of forward contracts derived from the exchange rate of American dollars / Colombian pesos (USD / COP), as a hedging instrument for foreign exchange risk, to which companies that carry ...
  • The concept of elasticity and strategies for teaching it in introductory courses of economics 

    Gómez López, Luis Francisco (Universidad de MedellínFacultad de Derecho, 2019-11-06)
    This article presents a geometric and algebraical approach to teach the concept of elasticity for undergraduate students with different levels of knowledge in mathematics and pointing out why it is necessary to introduce ...