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The Outsiders: Economic Reform and Informal Labour in a Developing Economy

Sugata Marjit and Saibal Kar

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198071495
eISBN:
9780199081257
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198071495.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The informal economy has emerged as one of the most dynamic, active, and hotly-debated domains in the entire developing world. Unfortunately, it remains one of the least treated subjects in ... More


The Development and Testing of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models: A Review

Robert E. Baldwin

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026567
eISBN:
9780262267656
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026567.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

No names are more closely associated with modern trade theory than Eli Heckscher and Bertil Ohlin. The basic Heckscher–Ohlin proposition, according to which a country exports factors in abundant ... More


The Extended Heckscher-Ohlin Framework with the Informal Sector

Sugata Marjit and Saibal Kar

in The Outsiders: Economic Reform and Informal Labour in a Developing Economy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198071495
eISBN:
9780199081257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198071495.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter discusses the role of unionization in a country with a sizeable informal segment. It provides a set of examples where formal and informal sector production/service activities coexist for ... More


The Development of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models

Robert E. Baldwin

in The Development and Testing of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models: A Review

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026567
eISBN:
9780262267656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026567.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter surveys the development of the Heckscher–Ohlin (HO) trade theory. It discusses trade theory in the 1930s; the Heckscher–Ohlin–Samuelson (HOS) model; the Heckscher–Ohlin–Vanek (HOV) ... More


Multi-country, Multifactor Tests

Robert E. Baldwin

in The Development and Testing of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models: A Review

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026567
eISBN:
9780262267656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026567.003.0043
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter examines test results from the Heckscher–Ohlin (HO) proposition in a multi-factor, multi-country framework that began with Maskus (1985) and Bowen, Leamer, and Sveikauskas (1987) and ... More


Comparative Advantage: The Ricardian and Heckscher–Ohlin Theories

Arvind Panagariya

in Handbook of Trade Policy for Development

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199680405
eISBN:
9780191760266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680405.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Arvind Panagariya analyses the Ricardian theory of comparative advantage and its reformulation in the leading modern theory of international trade, Heckscher-Ohlin. He examines the logic of ... More


Trade Protection and Electoral Malpractice in New Democratic Regimes

Bumba Mukherjee

in Democracy and Trade Policy in Developing Countries

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226358789
eISBN:
9780226358956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226358956.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter starts by providing the foundation for the book’s central theoretical model that explores the link between democratization and trade reforms in developing countries. The chapter builds ... More


Introduction

Robert E. Baldwin

in The Development and Testing of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models: A Review

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026567
eISBN:
9780262267656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026567.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the Heckscher–Ohlin (HO) proposition. It then sets out the book’s purpose, which is to review both the theoretical development of the basic ... More


Early Empirical Tests of the Heckscher-Ohlin Proposition

Robert E. Baldwin

in The Development and Testing of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models: A Review

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026567
eISBN:
9780262267656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026567.003.0032
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter focuses on attempts to find statistical support for the Heckscher–Ohlin proposition. The results from early tests were disappointing. The most famous of these tests, namely Leontief’s ... More


Testing for Stolper-Samuelson, Rybczynski, and Factor Price Equalization Effects

Robert E. Baldwin

in The Development and Testing of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models: A Review

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026567
eISBN:
9780262267656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026567.003.0056
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter reviews selected empirical investigations of the other basic propositions of the Heckscher–Ohlin (HO) model. These are the relationship between relative changes in product prices and ... More


Conclusions and Related Research Topics

Robert E. Baldwin

in The Development and Testing of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models: A Review

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026567
eISBN:
9780262267656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026567.003.0071
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter summarizes what has been learned from the various empirical tests and discusses lines of research topics that warrant greater attention in the future. Specifically it discusses the ... More


Inferring Relative Factor Price Changes from Quantitative Data

Robert E. Baldwin

in Topics in Empirical International Economics: A Festschrift in Honor of Robert E. Lipsey

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226060835
eISBN:
9780226060859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226060859.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Due to the indeterminacy of the commodity composition of trade in models with two or more factors and more goods than factors, it is useful to interpret the Heckscher-Ohlin theorem in terms of the ... More


Services Trade in East Asia

Shujiro Urata and Kozo Kiyota

in Trade in Services in the Asia-Pacific Region

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226386775
eISBN:
9780226386782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226386782.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter analyzes the services industry in East Asia measured in terms of balance-of-payment statistics. It presents a regression analysis of factor inputs in services trade and the result ... More


Determinants of Bilateral Trade: Does Gravity Work in a Neoclassical World?

Alan V. Deardorff

in The Regionalization of the World Economy

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226259956
eISBN:
9780226260228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226260228.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

It has long been recognized that bilateral trade patterns are well described empirically by the so-called gravity equation, which relates trade between two countries positively to both of their ... More


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