The Elusive Productivity Effect of Trade Liberalization in the Manufacturing Industries of Emerging Economies

Using a model that admits variable returns and imperfect competition, we investigate the impact on total factor productivity of trade liberalization in six emerging economies. Regressions based on panel data for twenty-eight three-digit manufacturing industries show that productivity growth is insen...

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Volume: 47
Main Author: Abegaz, Berhanu
Basu, Arnab K
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ARMONK Routledge 01.01.2011
M. E. Sharpe, Inc
M E SHARPE INC
M.E. Sharpe, Inc
Taylor & Francis Ltd
published in: Emerging markets finance & trade Vol. 47; no. 1; pp. 5 - 27
Data of publication: 1/1/2011
ISSN: 1540-496X
1558-0938
EISSN: 1558-0938
Discipline: Business
Economics
International Relations
Series: Emerging Markets Finance and Trade
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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