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EU Emission Trading - Economical Effects of Emission Auctions

EU Emission Trading - Economical Effects of Emission Auctions »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Jon Nysæther , Franziska Sinner , and Berit Tennbakk

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2009

ISBN: 9789289319447

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Trading, European Wide Allocation, Migration of EU Industries, Industry Benchmarks, Economy and national budget, Measures to Combat Climate Change

In the third trading period (2013-2020) of EU ETS, around two thirds of the total European wide allocation will be auctioned on average. Allowances for auctioning will be allocated among the Member States according...

Performance of Western Hemisphere Trading Blocs

Performance of Western Hemisphere Trading Blocs »

Source: Performance of Western Hemisphere Trading Blocs : A Cost-Corrected Gravity Approach

Volume/Issue: 2004/109

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enzo Croce , V. Juan-Ramon , and Feng Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2004

ISBN: 9781451853247

Keywords: Trading blocs, externalities, trade integration and trade diversion, equation, trade diversion, trade costs, trade integration, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, trade creation and trade diversion,

We study the performance of the four Western Hemisphere trading blocs during the period 1978-2001. For the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), trade integration outweighed trade diversion; for MERCOSUR, in...

The Global Trade Slowdown

The Global Trade Slowdown »

Source: The Global Trade Slowdown : Cyclical or Structural?

Volume/Issue: 2015/6

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Cristina Constantinescu , Aaditya Mattoo , and Michele Ruta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498399135

Keywords: Global Trade Slowdown, Trade Elasticity, trade, elasticity, gdp, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, General,

This paper focuses on the sluggish growth of world trade relative to income growth in recent years. The analysis uses an empirical strategy based on an error correction model to assess whether the global trade slow...

Rising BRICs and Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa’s Business Cycle Patterns

Rising BRICs and Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa’s Business Cycle Patterns »

Source: Rising BRICs and Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa's Business Cycle Patterns

Volume/Issue: 2014/35

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Oumar Diallo , and Sampawende Tapsoba

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 February 2014

ISBN: 9781484306598

Keywords: Business Cycle Synchronicity, and the BRICs., trade intensity, trading partners, industry trade, impact of trade, General,

This paper assesses the extent to which Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA)'s business cycle is synchronized with that of the rest of the world (RoW). Findings suggest that SSA's business cycle has not only moved in the same...

The Impact of Trade Agreements in Latin America using the Synthetic Control Method1

The Impact of Trade Agreements in Latin America using the Synthetic Control Method1 »

Source: The Impact of Trade Agreements in Latin America using the Synthetic Control Method

Volume/Issue: 2017/45

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Swarnali Ahmed Hannan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 March 2017

ISBN: 9781475585544

Keywords: Trade agreements, international trade flows, synthetic control method, General, Country and Industry Studies of Trade

The paper employs synthetic control method (SCM) to determine the impact of trade agreements for 64 Latin American country pairs in the period 1989-1996. The results suggest that trade agreements have markedly boos...

Global Value Chains: What are the Benefits and Why Do Countries Participate?

Global Value Chains: What are the Benefits and Why Do Countries Participate? »

Source: Global Value Chains: What are the Benefits and Why Do Countries Participate?

Volume/Issue: 2019/18

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Faezeh Raei , Anna Ignatenko , and Borislava Mircheva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484392928

Keywords: Economic integration, Trade, global value chains, gains from trade, Country and Industry Studies of Trade

Over the last two decades, world trade and production have become increasingly organized around global value chains (GVC). Recent theoretical work has shown that countries can benefit from participation in GVCs thr...

The Slowdown in Global Trade: A Symptom of A Weak Recovery1

The Slowdown in Global Trade: A Symptom of A Weak Recovery1 »

Source: The Slowdown in Global Trade: A Symptom of A Weak Recovery

Volume/Issue: 2017/242

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Aqib Aslam , Emine Boz , Eugenio Cerutti , Marcos Poplawski-Ribeiro , and Petia Topalova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484328279

Keywords: Globalization, Trade policy, International trade, Investment, General, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, Trade Forecasting and Simulation, International Business Cycles

Global trade growth has slowed since 2012 relative both to its strong historical performance and to overall economic growth. This paper aims to quantify the role of weak economic growth and changes in its decomposi...

A Multidimensional Approach to Trade Policy Indicators*

A Multidimensional Approach to Trade Policy Indicators* »

Source: A Multidimensional Approach to Trade Policy Indicators

Volume/Issue: 2018/32

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Diego Cerdeiro , and Rachel Nam

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2018

ISBN: 9781484342350

Keywords: Foreign direct investment, Trade policy indicators, trade in goods, services trade, trade barriers, General, Country and Industry Studies of Trade

We present and discuss a set of indicators to help assess countries' trade policies. The indicators relate to three policy areas - trade in goods, trade in services, and FDI. Given concerns about the direction of g...

Exchange Rates and Trade

Exchange Rates and Trade »

Source: Exchange Rates and Trade : A Disconnect?

Volume/Issue: 2017/58

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Daniel Leigh , Weicheng Lian , Marcos Poplawski-Ribeiro , Rachel Szymanski , Viktor Tsyrennikov , and Hong Yang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 2017

ISBN: 9781475587494

Keywords: Foreign exchange, Global trade, exchange rate disconnect, exchange rates and trade, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, Open Economy Macroeconomics

We examine the stability and strength of the relationship between exchange rates and trade over time using three alternative approaches, mitigating the endogeneity of the relation. We find that both exchange rate p...

China

China »

Source: China : International Trade and WTO Accession

Volume/Issue: 2004/36

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nicolas Blancher , and Thomas Rumbaugh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2004

ISBN: 9781451845488

Keywords: WTO, export growth, world trade, clothing exports, tariff reductions, Country and Industry Studies of Trade,

China's increasing integration with the global economy has contributed to sustained growth in international trade. Its exports have become more diversified, and greater penetration of industrial country markets has...