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Agricultural expenditure in the European Union budget: a graphical analysis

Fabrizio De Filippis, Roberto Henke, Luca Salvatici and Roberta Sardone.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

September 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; International Finance. 9167 words.

The review of the European Union (EU) budget and the Common Agricultural Policy reform are tightly connected issues influencing each other. We assume that the outcomes will be influenced by...

Beggar-thy-neighbour policies during the crisis era: causes, constraints, and lessons for maintaining open borders

Richard E. Baldwin and Simon J. Evenett.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy. 10834 words.

Since the onset of the global financial crisis in 2007 governments have resorted to beggar-thy-neighbour measures. Conforming to previous historical bouts of protectionism the form of...

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...

Deep Integration in Eastern and Southern Africa: What are the Stakes?

Edward J. Balistreri, David G. Tarr and Hidemichi Yonezawa.

in Journal of African Economies

November 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Economywide Country Studies; International Relations and International Political Economy. 14335 words.

Evidence indicates that trade costs are a much more substantial barrier to trade than tariffs, especially in sub-Saharan Africa. We decompose trade costs into (a) trade facilitation; (b)...

Disciplining exporting state trading enterprises under economies of scale and oligopoly

Margherita Scoppola.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

December 2007; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; Agricultural Economics. 11385 words.

Summary

The paper develops a two-stage duopoly model to investigate the effects of eliminating subsidies to state trading enterprises (STEs) as discussed in...

A Dynamic Theory of Resource Wars

Daron Acemoglu, Mikhail Golosov, Aleh Tsyvinski and Pierre Yared.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

February 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 16983 words.

We develop a dynamic theory of resource wars and study the conditions under which such wars can be prevented. Our focus is on the interaction between the scarcity of resources and the...

Economic diplomacy, trade and developing countries

Mina Yakop and Peter A. G. van Bergeijk.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; Economic Development. 7473 words.

This article analyses the impact of economic diplomacy on the geography of international trade for the year 2006 and 63 importing and exporting countries. We demonstrate that diplomatic...

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Estimating Strategic Models of International Treaty Formation

Ulrich J. Wagner.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric Modelling; International Relations and International Political Economy; International Trade; Environmental Economics; Publicly Provided Goods; International Law. 20472 words.

This article develops an empirical framework for analysing the timing of international treaties. A treaty is modelled as a dynamic game among governments that decide on participation in...

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Global Arms Trade and Oil Dependence*

Vincenzo Bove, Claudio Deiana and Roberto Nistic�.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

May 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 11709 words.

Abstract

We investigate how oil dependence affects the trade of weapons between countries. We argue that oil-dependent economies have incentives to transfer...

Global Supply Chains and Trade Policy Responses to the 2008 Crisis

Kishore Gawande, Bernard Hoekman and Yue Cui.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2015; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; Regulation and Industrial Policy. 11152 words.

The collapse in trade and the contraction of output that occurred during 2008–9 was comparable to, and in many countries more severe than, the Great Depression of the 1930s. However, it did...

Implementation and imbalance: dealing with hangover from the Uruguay Round

J. Michael Finger.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

September 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; Development Planning and Policy. 9664 words.

The Uruguay Round agreements impose bound obligations to implement, but provide only unbound promises of assistance—is there a legal solution within the WTO legal system, i.e. can...

Inequality, crisis and austerity in finance capitalism

Richard Peet.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

November 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; International Finance. 9012 words.

Using concepts of social formation and policy regime, the article examines the role of neoliberalism in creating finance capitalism. Finance capitalism involves new methods of exploitation...

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Krueger, Schiff, and Valdés Revisited: Agricultural Price and Trade Policy Reform in Developing Countries since 1960

Kym Anderson.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 15637 words.

A study of distortions to agricultural incentives in 18 developing countries from 1960–84, by Krueger, Schiff, and Valdés (1988; 1991), found that policies in most of those developing...

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Latin American Agriculture in a World of Trade Agreements

Tim Josling, Mechel Paggi, John Wainio and Fumiko Yamazaki.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; Economics. 11902 words.

Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries are members of 29 distinct free trade agreements with other Latin American partners, and 44 such agreements exist between an LAC country and...

Make Trade Not War?

Philippe Martin, Thierry Mayer and Mathias Thoenig.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy. 16902 words.

This paper analyses theoretically and empirically the relationship between military conflicts and trade. We show that the conventional wisdom that trade promotes peace is only partially...

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Nationalism and Economic Exchange: Evidence from Shocks to Sino-Japanese Relations

Raymond Fisman, Yasushi Hamao and Yongxiang Wang.

in The Review of Financial Studies

September 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; Economics; International Financial Markets. 15553 words.

We study the impact of nationalism and interstate frictions on international economic relations by analyzing market reaction to adverse shocks to Sino-Japanese relations in 2005 and 2010....

Potential Implications of a Special Safeguard Mechanism in the World Trade Organization: the Case of Wheat

Thomas W. Hertel, Will Martin and Amanda M. Leister.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy; Development Planning and Policy; Agricultural Economics. 11400 words.

The special safeguard mechanism—both quantity- and price-based—was key in the July 2008 failure to reach agreement in the World Trade Organization negotiations under the Doha Development...

Poverty, Welfare and Income Distribution Implications of Reducing Trade Costs Through Deep Integration in Eastern and Southern Africa

Edward J Balistreri, Maryla Maliszewska, Israel Osorio-Rodarte, David G Tarr and Hidemichi Yonezawa.

in Journal of African Economies

March 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Economywide Country Studies; International Relations and International Political Economy. 12214 words.

Abstract

We examine regional and unilateral policies to reduce three kinds of trade costs in Eastern and Southern Africa. Our article is the first...

Regional free-trade areas: sorting out the tangled spaghetti

Ross Garnaut and David Vines.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

September 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy. 10979 words.

As a result of the difficulties in negotiating the liberalization of trade globally, countries seek liberalization among smaller groups. We describe open regionalism as one such attempt to...

Strategic trade policy, competition, and welfare: the case of voluntary export restraints between Britain and Japan (1971–2002)

James T. Walker.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy. 9024 words.

I evaluate the voluntary export restraint placed on Japanese automobile exports from 1977 to 1999 by the UK. I show that the policy failed to assist the British domestic car industry....

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