TRADE DETERMINANTS AS SOURCES OF ECONOMIC GROWTH An Empirical Inquiry

Trade specialization patterns generally correspond to the stages of development explanation of growth. Commercial policy distortions and factor intensity reversals explain why trade does not always fit the skilled labor continuum. Calculated income elasticities with respect to openness imply that economies become less dependent on international markets as they grow.


Issue Date:
Aug 05 1990
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/270739
Language:
English
Total Pages:
16




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