Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Petia Topalova
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 2010
Keywords: Tariff, tariff cuts, trade protection, trade reforms, Measurement and Analysis of Poverty, Economic Development: Regional, Urban, and Rural Analyses,
This paper uses the 1991 Indian trade liberalization to measure the impact of trade liberalization on poverty, and to examine the mechanisms underpinning this impact. Variation in sectoral composition across distri...