International Trade Theory and Policy

International Trade Theory and Policy

By: G. Gandolfo (author)Paperback

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This book deals exhaustively with new approaches to trade theory and policy. Current research topics such as strategic trade policy, endogenous growth and international trade, North-South trade, economic geography models, globalization and core-periphery patterns are treated in extremely clear verbal and graphic terms, including clarification of their mathematical intricacies.

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Introduction.- The Orthodox Theory: The Neoclassical Theory of International Trade.- The Heckscher-Ohlin Model.- The Four Core Theorems.- Some Refinements of the Orthodox Theory.- Trade Policy: Tariff and Non-Tariff Barriers.- Free Trade vs Protection, and Preferential Trade Cooperation.- The "New" Protectionism.- The New Trade Theories, and their Policy Consequences: The New Trade Theories: An Overview.- The Precursors.- The New Trade Theories, and Strategic Trade Policy.- Growth and Trade: International Trade and Growth: Comparative Statics.- International Trade and Growth: Dynamics.- Endogenous Growth and Trade, Old and New.- Globalization: Globalization and Economic Geography.- Appendices.

Product Details

  • publication date: 22/06/1998
  • ISBN13: 9783540643166
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 572
  • ID: 9783540643166
  • weight: 792
  • ISBN10: 3540643168

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