Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Thorvaldur Gylfason
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 1997
Keywords: Trade, Natural Resources, Economic Growth, export ratio, closed economies, open economies, high inflation
This paper identifies some of the main determinants of exports and economic growth in cross-sectional data from the World Bank, covering 160 countries in the period 1985-1994. First, the linkages between the propen...