International Trade and Productivity Growth: Exploring the Sectoral Effects for Developing Countries

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Ehsan U. Choudhri; Dalia S. Hakura;
  • Journal: IMF Staff Papers, volume 47, issue 1, pages 2-2
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    • jel: jel:F10 | jel:F43 | jel:O40 | jel:O10
    mesheuropmc: education | health care economics and organizations

The paper estimates an empirical relation based on Krugman's "technological gap" model to explore the influence of the pattern of international trade and production on the overall productivity growth of a developing country. A key result is that increased import competi... View more
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