Growth with Time Zone Differences

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Kikuchi, Toru; Marjit, Sugata;
  • Publisher: 神戸大学大学院経済学研究科 / 神戸大学経済学部
  • Journal: 神戸大学経済学研究科 Discussion Paper, volume 920
  • Subject: Business-Services Trade; Time Zone Differences; Growth;AK model | Business-Services Trade; Time Zone Differences; Growth; AK model
    • jel: jel:F12 | jel:F11

We propose a two-country growth model of intermediate business-services trade that captures the role of time zone differences. It is shown that a time-saving improvement in intermediate business-services trade involving production in different time zones can have a perm... View more
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