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Are international technology gaps growing or shrinking in the age of globalization?

Thomas Kemeny.

in Journal of Economic Geography

January 2011; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Economywide Country Studies; International Trade; Economic Development. 14589 words.

This article examines changing international technology gaps over the recent period of globalization, 1972–2001, using a novel measure of technology. It evaluates each economy's technology...

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An inaugural conjecture

Murray C. Kemp.

in Oxford Economic Papers

October 2009; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; International Trade; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance; Economic Development. 1174 words.

In his inaugural lecture of 1953 Hicks conjectured that any uniform expansion of a country's production set would benefit its trading partner. Corden and Ikema later provided conditions on...

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On welfare reducing technological change in a North-South framework

Hassan Benchekroun and Sharmila Vishwasrao.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2009; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business; Economic Development. 6868 words.

Northern firms with patented technology can export goods to Southern markets and incur tariff costs or choose FDI and avoid the tariff. We examine the welfare effects of intellectual...

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