International Trade and Integration of the European Community: An Econometric Analysis
1987 (English)Report (Other academic)
The paper contributes to the policy debate on European integration by analyzing inte-Community trade and studying the structural determinants of intra-EC trade are distinguished: (1) factors related to inter-industry trade; (2) factors pertaining to intra-industry trade; (3) factors which reflect natural and policy-induced barriers to trade; and (4) factors reflecting supply constraints. Distinction is drawn between two contrasting factors that favor intra-area trade: those that foster economic welfare and those that hinder a more efficient world division of labor.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Stockholm: IIES , 1987. , 24 p.
Seminar Paper / Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University, ISSN 0347-8769 ; 398
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-41581OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-41581DiVA: diva2:331339
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