Abstract:The fragmentation of economic activities is reshaping global trade into a network of cross-borders chains. These trends and the rapid economic growth of several developing countries, mainly from East Asia, have made it important to study the evolution of the Brazilian's insertion in the world economy. Pursuing this objective, the paper applies recently enhanced methods based on Leontief's traditional input-output analysis, adapting them to study the technology intensity of interregional flows. It emp…
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