Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ludvig Söderling
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2005
Keywords: Middle East and North Africa, Association Agreement, trade potential, gravity model, export potential, export performance, bilateral trade, export potentials, export markets, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Models with Panel Data,
This paper analyzes export performance in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) using a gravity model applied to panel data. It addresses two questions: (i) are there significant unexploited export markets for th...