Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Qing Wang
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 2001
Keywords: Trade-Barriers, Tariff, non-tariff trade barriers, trade barriers, trade protection, bilateral trade, trade flows, tariff rates, Econometric Modeling,
A comprehensive empirical investigation is carried out to ascertain the import-reducing effect of trade protection barriers. We first present a statistical summary of the status of global trade protection. Then, ba...