Why are some people (and countries) more protectionist than others?

We analyze two cross-country data sets that contain information on attitudes toward trade as well as a broad range of socio-demographic and other indicators. We find that pro-trade preferences are significantly and robustly correlated with an individual's level of human capital, in the manner p...

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Volume: 49
Main Author: Mayda, Anna Maria
Rodrik, Dani
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 2005
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
Elsevier
Elsevier Science Publishers
published in: European economic review Vol. 49; no. 6; pp. 1393 - 1430
Data of publication: 2005
ISSN: 0014-2921
1873-572X
EISSN: 1873-572X
Discipline: Economics
Series: European Economic Review
Subjects:
F1
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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