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Understanding Global Trade

ISBN-10: 0674060784

ISBN-13: 9780674060784

Edition: 2011

Authors: Elhanan Helpman

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Book details

List price: $28.50
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 4/25/2011
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 236
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.122
Language: English

Elhanan Helpman is Galen L. Stone Professor of International Trade at Harvard University and the author of many research articles and books.

Preface
Introduction
Comparative Advantage
Technology
Factor Proportions
Gainers and Losers
No Distributional Conflicts
Two Case Studies
The United States
Japan
Distributional Conflicts
Compensating Losers
Scale and Scope
Economies of Scale
Monopolistic Competition
Additional Sources of Gains from Trade
Across Firms within Industries
Exporting vs. Nonexporting Firms
Quantitative Assessment
Unemployment and Inequality
Offshoring and Outsourcing
Offshoring
The Traditional Approach
Horizontal FDI
Vertical FDI
Complex Integration
Internalization
Epilogue
Notes
Bibliography
Index