The Evolution of World Trade from 1995 to 2014: A Network Approach

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Cepeda, Fredy; Gamboa, Freddy; Leon Rincon, Carlos; Rincon, Hernan;
  • Publisher: CentER, Center for Economic Research
  • Subject: F10 - General | D85 - Network Formation and Analysis: Theory | minimal spanning tree | world trade | network analysis | F14 - Empirical Studies of Trade | graph

This paper employs network analysis to study world trade from 1995 to 2014. We focus on the main connective features of the world trade network (WTN) and their dynamics. Results suggest that countries’ efforts to attain the benefits of trade have resulted in an intertwi... View more
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