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DOES VALUE CHAIN INTEGRATION DAMPEN PRODUCER PRICE DEVELOPMENTS? EVIDENCE FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION

Abstract We draw on trade theory to empirically explore the effects of value chain integration on producer price dynamics. Using the...

A NEW INDEX OF GLOBALISATION: MEASURING IMPACTS OF INTEGRATION ON ECONOMIC GROWTH AND INCOME INEQUALITY

Abstract The debate over globalisation has intensified over the past decade. Recognition that globalisation comes with grave risks...

 
 
 

DO IMMIGRANTS' FUNDS AFFECT THE EXCHANGE RATE?

Abstract Using annual data over 1966-2014 from the Citizenship and Immigration statistics archives of Canada and constructing a time...

THE ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECT OF TRADE LIBERALIZATION: EVIDENCE FROM CHINA'S MANUFACTURING FIRMS

Abstract While prior literature on trade liberalisation and the environment has mostly focused on the macroeconomic ramifications,...

 
 
 

UK TRADING PATTERNS WITHIN AND BETWEEN REGIONS IN THE AUTOMOTIVE SECTOR-A NETWORK ANALYSIS

Abstract This study provides an analysis of the UK's role in the automotive sector, focusing on the trading relationship of the UK...

INDIRECT TRADE AND DIRECT TRADE: EVIDENCE FROM JAPANESE FIRM TRANSACTION DATA

Abstract This paper attempts to establish stylised facts on direct and indirect trade and its relationship with firm performance using...

 
 
 

THE AFRICAN GROWTH AND OPPORTUNITY ACT AND GROWTH IN SUB‐SAHARAN AFRICA: A LOCAL PROJECTION APPROACH

Abstract The African Growth and Opportunity Act is intended to increase exports and economic growth in sub‐Saharan Africa by providing...

TOWARDS INPUT‐OUTPUT BASED MEASUREMENTS OF TRADE CREATION AND TRADE DIVERSION

Abstract This paper discusses a new approach to quantify trade creation and trade diversion that relies on the structural decomposition...

 
 
 

SIMULATING THE TRADE EFFECTS OF THE COVID‐19 PANDEMIC SCENARIO ANALYSIS BASED ON QUANTITATIVE TRADE MODELLING

Abstract The WTO Global Trade Model, a quantitative trade model, is employed to project the impact on the global economy of the Covid‐19...

IS COMPETITION FROM CHINA SO SPECIAL?

Abstract Competition from China is perceived as particularly damaging. We study whether this is true for firm performance. Using the...

 
 
 

MARS OR MERCURY REDUX: THE GEOPOLITICS OF BILATERAL TRADE AGREEMENTS

Abstract We analyse the role of economic and security considerations in bilateral trade agreements. We use the pre‐World War I period...

EFFECTS OF THE COMPREHENSIVE AND PROGRESSIVE AGREEMENT FOR TRANS‐PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP

Abstract This paper uses a numerical multi‐country and multi‐sector general equilibrium model with endogenous trade imbalance and trade...

 
 
 

THE FIAT MONEY ILLUSION: ON THE COST‐EFFICIENCY OF MODERN CENTRAL BANKING

Abstract The traditional argument for unbacked fiat money stresses its potential benefits in terms of production costs. While there...

THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COSTS OF GLOBALISATION: A TARGET ZONE ANALYSIS

Abstract This paper adopts a target zone approach to analyse and interpret the current phase of slowdown, if not retreat, of economic...

 
 
 

ON THE EFFECTS OF MONETARY POLICY IN VIETNAM: EVIDENCE FROM A TRILEMMA ANALYSIS

Abstract During and after the 2008-09 global financial crisis, the growth cycle of Vietnam's economy has shifted from an average annual...

FAST & FURIOUS: DO PSYCHOLOGICAL AND LEGAL FACTORS AFFECT COMMODITY PRICE VOLATILITY?

Abstract The present study explores to what extent policy insecurity and the changes in the US legal financial infrastructure have...

 
 
 

DOES PRIVATE AID FOLLOW THE FLAG? AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE

Abstract This paper compares the allocation of private humanitarian aid to that of official humanitarian aid awarded to 140 recipient...

ARE EXPORTERS MORE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY? A RE‐APPRAISAL THAT USES CHINA'S MICRO‐DATA

Abstract Is a firm's ability to export an important determinant of environmental performance? To answer this question, we construct...

 
 
 

IMPORT EXPOSURE AND WELFARE EFFECTS FROM THE EXPENDITURE CHANNEL: THE CASE OF MEXICO

Abstract A rise in import competition can put downward pressure on local prices increasing consumer's welfare, but these gains might...

TRADE IN INTANGIBLES AND THE GLOBAL TRADE IMBALANCE

Abstract The emergence of intangibles has brought significant challenges for our understanding of capitalism and international trade....

 
 
 



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