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Access to banking finance and exporting

Roberto Álvarez and Ricardo A. López.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Economywide Country Studies; Economic Development. 6341 words.

This article uses firm-level data for the period 1995–2002 to examine whether access to finance increases the probability of exporting of Chilean manufacturing plants. We exploit...

Adding geography to the new economic geography: bridging the gap between theory and empirics

Maarten Bosker, Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen and Marc Schramm.

in Journal of Economic Geography

November 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Development. 13338 words.

For reasons of analytical tractability, new economic geography (NEG) models treat geography in a very simple way, focusing on stylized ‘unidimensional’ geography structures (e.g. an...

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Agricultural Globalization: Is It Good or Bad for Developing Economies?: Discussion Paper

Philip G. Pardey.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 1238 words.

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Agricultural Trade Liberalization and Poverty Dynamics in Three Developing Countries

Julie Litchfield, Neil McCulloch and L. Alan Winters.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 4607 words.

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Aid and trade

Akiko Suwa-Eisenmann and Thierry Verdier.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

September 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Economic Development. 14381 words.

This paper surveys the recent theoretical and empirical literature that explores the relations between aid and trade and asks about the complementarity or substitution effects at work. We...

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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Assessing the Effects of the WTO Agreement on Rice Markets: What can We Learn from the First Five Years?

Daniel A. Sumner, Frank H. Buck and Hyunok Lee.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2000; p ublished online August 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

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The changing pattern of foreign trade specialization in Indian manufacturing

Michele Alessandrini, Bassam Fattouh and Pasquale Scaramozzino.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

June 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Economic Development; Development Planning and Policy; Economywide Country Studies. 9356 words.

This paper examines the pattern of international trade specialization in Indian manufacturing since the mid-1980s by using data on trade flows. Low-technology sectors still dominate the...

Changing the U.S. Sugar Program into a Standard Crop Program: Consequences under the North American Free Trade Agreement and Doha

David Abler, John C. Beghin, David Blandford and Amani Elobeid.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 9021 words.

We analyze the impact of continuing the existing U.S. sugar program, replacing it with a standard program, and implementing the standard program with multilateral trade liberalization....

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China as a Potential Market for U.S. Pork Exports

William A. Amponsah, Xiang Dong Qin and Xuehua Peng.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 3731 words.

This study provides details of emerging opportunities for U.S. pork exporters following the U.S.-China WTO Accession Agreement. The Agreement will enable the United States to gain...

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China's Accession to the World Trade Organization: What Is at Stake for Agricultural Markets?

Frank Fuller, John Beghin, Stéphane De Cara, Jacinto Fabiosa, Cheng Fang and Holger Matthey.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 7059 words.

We analyze the impact of China's accession to the World Trade Organization on major crop and livestock markets using the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) modeling...

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China's Food Exports Face Dumping Laws

Colin A. Carter and Caroline Gunning-Trant.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 4052 words.

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Coherence and the WTO

L. Alan Winters.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

September 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; Economic Development; International Economics. 11148 words.

Coherence between the WTO and the Bretton Woods Institutions (a formal WTO objective) has achieved some minor goals but has been expensive in terms of direct costs and inefficiencies in...

Commodity Price Shocks and Civil Conflict: Evidence from Colombia

Oeindrila Dube and Juan F. Vargas.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Economic Development; Agricultural Economics. 20754 words.

How do income shocks affect armed conflict? Theory suggests two opposite effects. If labour is used to appropriate resources violently, higher wages may lower conflict by reducing labour...

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Developing Countries and the Gains from Regionalism: Links between Trade and Farm Policy Reforms in Mexico

Mary E. Burfisher, Sherman Robinson and Karen Thierfelder.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Development Planning and Policy; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

We use a multi-country computable general equilibrium (CGE) model with agricultural policy details to simulate the effects of North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). We find that...

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Developing Country Interests in Agricultural Reforms under the World Trade Organization

Xinshen Diao, Terry Roe and Agapi Somwaru.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

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The Discriminatory Nature of Specific Tariffs

Sohini Chowdhury.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2012; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Economic Development; Agricultural Economics. 5731 words.

This paper quantifies the distortions from specific tariffs levied by the EU. The most-favored-nation (MFN) specific tariffs levied by the EU translate into higher tariff barriers for poor...

Discussion of Growth and Foreign Direct Investment: Does Policy Play a Role?

V.V. Chari.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Economic Development. 1668 words.

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Do Exporters Pay Higher Wages? Plant-level Evidence from an Export Refund Policy in Chile

Ivan T. Kandilov.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; International Trade; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs. 9701 words.

The impact of increased export activity on plant wages is estimated in a developing country context. To avoid potential endogenous selection problems, the empirical analysis benefits from...

The Doha Agenda Negotiations on Agriculture: What Could They Deliver?

Will Martin and Kym Anderson.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue. 3869 words.

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