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Potential gains from reducing trade barriers in manufacturing, services and agriculture

Review , Volume 82 , Issue Jul , Pages 77-104

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Will taxing imports help?

An examination of the possible impact on U.S. consumers and producers of placing an across-the-board tariff surcharge on imported goods.
Economic Commentary , Issue Mar

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Potential gains from reducing trade barriers in manufacturing, services and agriculture; commentary

Review , Volume 82 , Issue Jul , Pages 77-104

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A fork in the free-trade road

Regional trade agreements are widespread and growing, and economists differ strongly on their ability to deliver global free trade
The Region , Volume 18 , Issue Sep , Pages 6-9, 48-53

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Beating border barriers in U.S.-Mexico trade

Southwest Economy , Issue Sep , Pages 1-8

The Interaction and Sequencing of Policy Reforms

In what order should a developing country adopt policy reforms? Do some policies complement each other? Do others substitute for each other? To address these questions, we develop a two-country dynamic general equilibrium model with entry and exit of firms that are monopolistic competitors. Distortions in the model include barriers to entry of firms, barriers to international trade, and barriers to contract enforcement. We find that a reform that reduces one of these distortions has different effects depending on the other distortions present. In particular, reforms to trade barriers and ...
Staff Report , Paper 521

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The beet generation

The upper Midwest is the nation's biggest sugar-producing region, but farmers are worried trade pacts could dissolve it all
Fedgazette , Volume 17 , Issue May , Pages 14-17

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The costs of a protectionist cure

A discussion of the price and quantity effects on the U.S. consumer of the Japanese auto industry's voluntary export restraint program.
Economic Commentary , Issue Jul

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Economic on El Paso del Norte (Part 1)

Business Frontier

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Vertical specialization, intermediate tariffs, and the pattern of trade: assessing the role of tariff liberalization to U.S. bilateral trade 1989-2001

How important are intermediate tariffs in determining trade patterns? Empirical work measuring the impact of tariff liberalization most commonly focuses on the effects of barriers imposed by importers, but exporter trade policy should also matter when exports are produced with imported intermediates. Guided by extensions of the Eaton and Kortum (2002) model, I study the impact of trade liberalizations on U.S. bilateral trade from 1989-2001. I estimate the impact on U.S. bilateral trade flows of both intermediate tariffs imposed by countries exporting to the United States and U.S. tariffs. My ...
Globalization Institute Working Papers , Paper 71


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