Ricardian Productivity Differences and the Gains from Trade

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Andrei A. Levchenko; Jing Zhang;
(2013)
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This paper evaluates the role of sectoral heterogeneity in determining the gains from trade. We first show analytically that in the presence of sectoral Ricardian comparative advantage, a one- sector sufficient statistic formula that uses total trade volumes as a share ... View more
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