How Does Industrialization Affect the Structure of International Trade? the Japanese Experience in the Pacific Basin, 1975-85 »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Sayuri Shirai
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 August 1994
Keywords: industry trade, international trade, factor endowments, trade volume, manufacturing sector, Research Department,
This paper provides a theoretical model to address the issue of how industrialization affects the structure of international trade. Considering both horizontal and vertical product differentiation, the model shows...