The New Panama Canal in a Global Context (Presentation Slides)
23 Pages Posted: 23 Aug 2016
Date Written: JUNE 11, 2015
A presentation of the new Panama Canal (opening in 2016) in the context of global economic change, containerized shipping technologies and a worldwide multi-modal shipping system. Five determinants are identified to assess the prospects of Panamanian centrality in global shipping over the coming decades.
Keywords: New Panama Canal, Containerization, Global Economics, Maritime Commerce
JEL Classification: F1, F6, O24, O33, R1, R49
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