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Volume 45, issue 01, 2022

A multi‐country analysis of austerity policies in the European Union pp. 4-35 Downloads
Oscar Bajo‐Rubio and Antonio G. Gómez‐Plana
Commitment behaviour in the World Trade Organization's Trade Facilitation Agreement pp. 36-75 Downloads
Russell Hillberry and Carlos Zurita
The ‘Forgotten’ middle class: An analysis of the effects of globalisation pp. 76-110 Downloads
Regina Pleninger, Jakob de Haan and Jan‐Egbert Sturm
Does more finance lead to longer crises? pp. 111-135 Downloads
Clément Mathonnat, Alexandru Minea and Marcel Voia
Convex vacancy creation costs and on‐the‐job search in a global economy pp. 136-175 Downloads
Christian Holzner and Mario Larch
Experience and market signals in export entry decisions pp. 176-199 Downloads
Beverly Mendoza
Internationalisation of education and its effect on economic growth and development pp. 200-219 Downloads
Mamta B Chowdhury
International capital markets and domestic employment: Evidence from worldwide publicly listed large firms pp. 220-250 Downloads
Fangfang Hou, Elisabetta Magnani and Xinpeng Xu
Intra‐regional spillovers from Nigeria and South Africa to the rest of Africa: New evidence from a FAVAR model pp. 251-275 Downloads
Oyenyinka Sunday Omoshoro‐Jones and Lumengo Bonga‐Bonga
Prevalence of SOEs and intergenerational income persistence: Evidence from China pp. 276-291 Downloads
Haichao Fan, Zheng Fang, Bihong Huang and Mohan Zhou
The hedge asset for BRICS stock markets: Bitcoin, gold or VIX pp. 292-316 Downloads
Syed Jawad Hussain Shahzad, Elie Bouri, Mobeen Ur Rehman and David Roubaud
Dependence structure between oil and other commodity futures in China based on extreme value theory and copulas pp. 317-335 Downloads
Saiful Izzuan Hussain and Steven Li

Volume 44, issue 12, 2021

What do multinationals do? The structure of multinational firms’ international activities pp. 3444-3481 Downloads
Ronald Davies and James R. Markusen
An analysis of the trade policy review of the European Union pp. 3482-3491 Downloads
Karen Jackson
Trade policy in Indonesia and Thailand pp. 3492-3506 Downloads
Hal Hill and Jayant Menon
Trade policy review of Australia pp. 3507-3515 Downloads
Richard Pomfret
Evaluating the cumulative impact of the US–China trade war along global value chains pp. 3516-3533 Downloads
Jie Wu, Jacob Wood, Keun-Yeob Oh and Haejin Jang
Export volatility with trade policy uncertainty: Evidence from China pp. 3534-3549 Downloads
Xiaoping Chen and Xiaotao Zhao
The spillover effect of trade policy along the value Chain: Evidence from China's rare earth‐related sectors pp. 3550-3582 Downloads
Zhe Chen, Zhongzhong Hu and Kai Li
The impact of summit visits on bilateral trade: Empirical evidence from China pp. 3583-3608 Downloads
Jianting Fan and Bo Lu
The internationalisation of Chinese firms: Impact of FDI experience on export performance pp. 3609-3640 Downloads
Haoyuan Ding, Kees G. Koedijk, Chang Li and Tong Qi
Estimating the ex‐ante and the ex‐post effects of Chinese outward FDI pp. 3641-3673 Downloads
Donatella Baiardi, Valeria Gattai and Piergiovanna Natale
New driving force for China’s import growth: Assessing the role of cross‐border e‐commerce pp. 3674-3706 Downloads
Shuzhong Ma, Xueyao Guo and Hongsheng Zhang

Volume 44, issue 11, 2021

Economic drivers of public procurement‐related protection pp. 3072-3090 Downloads
Anne‐Célia Disdier, Lionel Fontagné and Enxhi Tresa
Non‐Price Competitiveness Factors—A simple measure and implications for the five largest euro area countries pp. 3091-3110 Downloads
Ramon Xifré
Global supply chains, trade agreements and rules of origin pp. 3111-3140 Downloads
David Tsirekidze
Imports and credit rationing: A firm‐level investigation pp. 3141-3167 Downloads
Francesco Nucci, Filomena Pietrovito and Alberto Franco Pozzolo
Do cross‐border mergers and acquisitions reflect participations into global value chains? pp. 3168-3201 Downloads
Maria Cipollina, Filomena Pietrovito and Alberto Franco Pozzolo
External imbalances from a GVAR perspective pp. 3202-3245 Downloads
Mariam Camarero, Josep Lluís Carrion‐i‐Silvestre and Cecilio Tamarit
Implications of foreign direct investment, capital formation and its structure for global value chains pp. 3246-3299 Downloads
Amat Adarov and Robert Stehrer
International activities and innovation: Evidence from Italy with a special regressor approach pp. 3300-3325 Downloads
Stefano Iandolo and Anna Ferragina
Heterogeneous impacts of finance on firm exports: Evidence from export deregulation in a large developing country pp. 3326-3350 Downloads
Dong Cheng, Zhongzhong Hu and Yong Tan
International trade and employment: Theory and evidence from Korean firms pp. 3351-3388 Downloads
Priyaranjan Jha, Jae Yoon Lee, Yang Liang and Devashish Mitra
GATT/WTO membership–poverty nexus: An unconditional quantile regression approach pp. 3389-3421 Downloads
Amèvi Rocard Kouwoaye
The impact of political relations on international trade: China–Philippines island dispute as a quasi‐natural experiment pp. 3422-3441 Downloads
Changyuan Luo, Shiyi Sun and Guanghua Wan

Volume 44, issue 10, 2021

Mini‐symposium: Institutions, policies and performance: Managing Editor’s Note pp. 2794-2794 Downloads
David Greenaway
Editorial introduction: Institutions, policies and economic performance pp. 2795-2797 Downloads
Terence Huw Edwards and Sushanta K. Mallick
The impact of export VAT rebates on firm productivity: Evidence from China pp. 2798-2820 Downloads
Baoqing Tang, Bo Gao and Jing Ma
Fiscal competition for foreign direct investment with knowledge spillovers and trade costs pp. 2821-2837 Downloads
Ben Ferrett and Daniel Gravino
The Great Trade Collapse and the determinants of UK export margins: A cohort‐ and firm‐level matching approach pp. 2838-2857 Downloads
Mustapha Douch, Terence Huw Edwards, Jan Van Hove and Janez Kren
Cutting red tape for trade in services pp. 2858-2886 Downloads
Milena Kern, Jörg Paetzold and Hannes Winner
How important is GVC participation to export upgrading?* pp. 2887-2908 Downloads
Gideon Ndubuisi and Solomon Owusu
Job creation and job destruction: The effect of trade shocks on U.S. manufacturing employment pp. 2909-2949 Downloads
Yang Liang
Who starts the trade war? A theory of export controls and quid pro quo pp. 2950-2965 Downloads
Zi Wang and Yanling Zhou
Location choice determinants of Chinese and US firms in Africa: Does spatial interdependence play a role? pp. 2966-2997 Downloads
Adugna Lemi, Liyan Liu and Ian A. Wright
Import exposure and welfare effects from the expenditure channel: The case of Mexico pp. 2998-3024 Downloads
Juan Blyde
The European Union's reform in rules of origin and international trade: Evidence from Cambodia pp. 3025-3050 Downloads
Kiyoyasu Tanaka
Autonomy, incentive and trade: How does trade liberalisation reshape corporate decentralisation in China? pp. 3051-3069 Downloads
Xiaoyang Li and Xuan Zhou

Volume 44, issue 09, 2021

‘Regionalism’ and the global trade system pp. 2496-2514 Downloads
Richard Pomfret
Development strategies for middle‐income countries in a digital world—Insights from modern trade economics pp. 2515-2546 Downloads
Joerg Mayer
Labour demand in global value chains: Is there a bias against unskilled work? pp. 2547-2571 Downloads
Laurie S. M. Reijnders, Marcel Timmer and Xianjia Ye
Asymmetric cultural proximity and greenfield foreign direct investment pp. 2572-2603 Downloads
Matteo Fiorini, Giorgia Giovannetti, Mauro Lanati and Filippo Santi
Trade facilitation in the presence of non‐independent impediments pp. 2604-2637 Downloads
Horag Choi, Julio Mancuso and Christis Tombazos
Previous experience, experimentation and export survival: Evidence from firm‐product‐destination level data pp. 2638-2682 Downloads
Silviano Esteve‐Pérez
Towards a dynamic model of the industrial upgrading with global value chains pp. 2683-2702 Downloads
Jim Huangnan Shen, Luyao Zhang, Chien-Chiang Lee, Jun Zhang and Leilei Shen
Informal sector and mobile financial services in emerging and developing countries: Does financial innovation matter? pp. 2703-2737 Downloads
Luc Jacolin, Joseph Keneck Massil and Alphonse Noah
Cheaper currencies and long‐term growth: The effect of exchange rate management and capital controls pp. 2738-2757 Downloads
Phornchanok Cumperayot and Roy Kouwenberg
The China syndrome: A cross‐country evidence pp. 2758-2792 Downloads
Kozo Kiyota, Sawako Maruyama and Mina Taniguchi

Volume 44, issue 08, 2021

Correcting US payments imbalances: Taxing foreign holders of its treasury securities is better than import tariffs pp. 2228-2237 Downloads
Paul Hallwood
The effects of domestic labour mobility on trade agreements: Empirical evidence pp. 2238-2283 Downloads
Ross Jestrab
Can the G20 serve as a launchpad for a multilateral investment agreement? pp. 2284-2302 Downloads
Axel Berger and Wan‐Hsin Liu
Rules of origin and consumer‐hurting free trade agreements pp. 2303-2318 Downloads
Hiroshi Mukunoki and Hirofumi Okoshi
Export quality dynamics: Multidimensional evidence of financial development pp. 2319-2343 Downloads
Canh Nguyen and Thanh Su
Price and quality competitiveness across OECD countries: An approach to quality by R&D expenditure pp. 2344-2382 Downloads
Haithem Ben Hassine and Claude Mathieu
Markups of Chinese exporters: Export discount and product choice pp. 2383-2409 Downloads
Xuebing Yang
Specialisation within global value chains: Transport infrastructure matter upstream pp. 2410-2432 Downloads
Rainer Lanz and Roberta Piermartini
Sending money home: Transaction cost and remittances to developing countries pp. 2433-2459 Downloads
Junaid Ahmed, Mazhar Mughal and Inmaculada Martínez‐Zarzoso
Political economy of aid allocation: The case of Arab donors pp. 2460-2495 Downloads
Ahsan Kibria, Reza Oladi and Ryan Bosworth

Volume 44, issue 07, 2021

The effect of restrictive measures on cross‐border investment in the European Union pp. 1914-1943 Downloads
Wildmer Daniel Gregori and Michela Nardo
The impacts of the World Trade Organization on new members pp. 1944-1972 Downloads
Magnus dos Reis, Sabino da Silva Pôrto and André Filipe Zago de Azevedo
Internationalisation of emerging market currencies and original sin: Empirical evidence pp. 1973-2003 Downloads
Delphine Lahet and Stéphanie Prat
Trade agreements and Latin American trade (creation and diversion) and welfare pp. 2004-2040 Downloads
Ayman El Dahrawy Sánchez‐Albornoz and Jacopo Timini
Can Central Banks circumvent the impossible trinity within their operational frameworks? Theory and evidence pp. 2041-2075 Downloads
George Pantelopoulos
Trade destruction and deflection effects of US‐China trade frictions on China’s tariff‐targeted products pp. 2076-2106 Downloads
Guobing Shen, Peijie Wang and Yuanhan Xu
Inflation targeting adoption and institutional quality: Evidence from developing countries pp. 2107-2127 Downloads
Alexandru Minea, René Tapsoba and Patrick Villieu
Success in completing cross‐border acquisitions by emerging market firms: What matters? pp. 2128-2163 Downloads
Jing Zhou, Yunwen Jiang, On Kit Tam, Wei Lan and Silin Ye
Do macroprudential policies counter real exchange rate appreciation in emerging markets? pp. 2164-2187 Downloads
Tony Cavoli, Sasidaran Gopalan and Ramkishen Rajan
Spatial equilibrium analysis of Chinese tariff on world cotton markets pp. 2188-2202 Downloads
Ethan Sabala and Stephen Devadoss
Product‐level estimates of exchange rate pass‐through: Evidence from Turkey☆ pp. 2203-2226 Downloads
Yusuf Emre Akgunduz, Emine Meltem Bastan, Ufuk Demiroglu and Semih Tumen

Volume 44, issue 06, 2021

Economist as public intellectual: Max Corden’s journey through life pp. 1472-1483 Downloads
Prema-chandra Athukorala, Hal Hill and Sisira Jayasuriya
Global implications of a US‐led currency war pp. 1484-1508 Downloads
Adam John Triggs and Warwick McKibbin
Exchange rate volatility and commodity trade between United States and Australia: An asymmetric analysis pp. 1509-1700 Downloads
Mohsen Bahmani‐Oskooee and Hanafiah Harvey
The fiat money illusion: On the cost‐efficiency of modern central banking pp. 1701-1719 Downloads
Karl‐Friedrich Israel
Do migration networks worsen trade deficit? Evidence from the United States and Germany pp. 1720-1739 Downloads
Akinori Tomohara
Does aid for trade promote import diversification? pp. 1740-1769 Downloads
Dung Ly‐My, Hyun-Hoon Lee and Donghyun Park
Trade, structural transformation and growth pp. 1770-1794 Downloads
Seung Mo Choi, Hwagyun Kim and Xiaohan Ma
Trade liberalisation and Chinese firm’s exports: Sourcing from Indonesia pp. 1795-1813 Downloads
Lili Yan Ing, Wei Tian and Miaojie Yu
Towards input–output‐based measurements of trade creation and trade diversion pp. 1814-1841 Downloads
Kirill Muradov
Determinants of foreign direct investment from Europe to Asia pp. 1842-1858 Downloads
Anh T. N. Nguyen and Andrzej Cieślik
Measuring fifty years of trade globalisation pp. 1859-1884 Downloads
Nicole Palan (born Höhenberger), Nadia Simoes and Nuno Crespo
The MENA region's need for more democracy and less bureaucracy: A gravity model controlling for aspects of governance and trade freedom in MENA pp. 1885-1912 Downloads
Esmat Mostafa Kamel

Volume 44, issue 05, 2021

Globalisation and government spending: Evidence for the ‘hyper‐globalisation’ of the 1990s and 2000s pp. 1144-1176 Downloads
Edward Anderson and Samuel Obeng
Options for ASEAN trade expansion: Within, plus three or six, European Union or the United States? pp. 1177-1204 Downloads
Jayson Beckman, Munisamy Gopinath and Kamron Daugherty
Financial development, reallocation and growth: Firm heterogeneity matters pp. 1205-1231 Downloads
Maria Bas and Antoine Berthou
Firm productivity and functional specialisation pp. 1232-1260 Downloads
Gaaitzen de Vries, Aobo Jiang, Oscar Lemmers and Shang-Jin Wei
Global financial networks and entrepreneurship pp. 1261-1280 Downloads
John Inekwe
Development aid and international migration to Italy: Does aid reduce irregular flows? pp. 1281-1311 Downloads
Paul Clist and Gabriele Restelli
Effects of the comprehensive and progressive agreement for trans‐pacific partnership pp. 1312-1337 Downloads
Chunding Li and John Whalley
Extent and potential determinants of resource misallocation: A cross‐sectional study for developing countries pp. 1338-1379 Downloads
Roman Fossati, Heiko Rachinger and Matheus Stivali
The determinants of real exchange rate volatility in South Africa pp. 1380-1401 Downloads
Trust Mpofu
Are exporters more environmentally friendly? A re‐appraisal that uses China’s micro‐data pp. 1402-1427 Downloads
Jiansuo Pei, Bodo Sturm and Anqi Yu
On the effects of monetary policy in Vietnam: Evidence from a Trilemma analysis pp. 1428-1447 Downloads
Viet-Ngu Hoang, Duc Khuong Nguyen and Tuan Pham
Trade in intangibles and the global trade imbalance pp. 1448-1469 Downloads
Xiaolan Fu and Pervez Ghauri

Volume 44, issue 04, 2021

Traders' dilemma: Developing countries' response to trade wars pp. 856-878 Downloads
Shantayanan Devarajan, Delfin S. Go, Csilla Lakatos, Sherman Robinson and Karen Thierfelder
The glass border: Gender and exporting in developing countries pp. 879-903 Downloads
Ronald Davies and Arman Mazhikeyev
Innovative R&D offshoring in North–South trade: Theory and evidence pp. 904-929 Downloads
Zachary Cohle
Export as shelter from domestic corruption: Theory and evidence from developing countries pp. 930-955 Downloads
Yu Liu, Mohan Zhou, Faqin Lin and Lihua Gu
Do exporters have markup premiums and why (not)? Evidence from China pp. 956-979 Downloads
Chih‐Hai Yang
Fast & furious: Do psychological and legal factors affect commodity price volatility? pp. 980-1017 Downloads
Bernardina Algieri
A global model of migration and poverty pp. 1018-1030 Downloads
Scott Bradford
Does globalisation alleviate polarisation? pp. 1031-1052 Downloads
Jianchun Fang, Giray Gözgör and Cheng Yan
Heterogeneity of financial institutions in the process of economic and monetary integration in East Asia pp. 1053-1076 Downloads
Luca Alfieri
Political stability and fiscal consolidation in sub‐Saharan African countries pp. 1077-1109 Downloads
Tobignaré Yabré and Gervasio Semedo
Vertical specialisation and gains from trade pp. 1110-1140 Downloads
Patrick Alexander

Volume 44, issue 03, 2021

Catch‐up industrial policy and economic transition in China pp. 602-632 Downloads
Justin Lin, Wei Wang and Venite Zhaoyang Xu
The economic and social costs of globalisation: A target zone analysis pp. 633-644 Downloads
Pompeo Della Posta
Employment protection and FDI revisited: New evidence from micro data pp. 645-670 Downloads
Pehr-Johan Norbäck, Per Skedinger and Jing‐Lin Duanmu
Does private aid follow the flag? An empirical analysis of humanitarian assistance pp. 671-705 Downloads
Andreas Fuchs and Hannes Öhler
A micro‐founded approach to exploring gains from trade integration: Evidence from 27 EU countries pp. 706-732 Downloads
Michele Imbruno
Are African exports that weak? A trade in value added approach pp. 733-755 Downloads
Arnold Njike
Re‐estimating the effect of heterogeneous standards on trade: Endogeneity matters pp. 756-787 Downloads
Anirudh Shingal, Malte Ehrich and Liliana Foletti
Financial intermediation, trade agreements and international trade pp. 788-817 Downloads
Duc Bao Nguyen and Anne‐Gaël Vaubourg
US trade deficit, a reality check: New evidence incorporating asymmetric and non‐linear effects of exchange rate dynamics pp. 818-836 Downloads
Muhammad Ali Nasir and Mary Leung
The triangular purchasing power parity hypothesis: A comment pp. 837-848 Downloads
Alan King
A triangular purchasing power parity hypothesis: A rejoinder pp. 849-854 Downloads
Peijie Wang and Zhiyuan Liu

Volume 44, issue 02, 2021

Yours is bigger than mine! Could an index like the Producer Subsidy Equivalent help in understanding the comparative incidence of industrial subsidies? pp. 328-345 Downloads
Robert Wolfe
The economic benefits of trade facilitation: U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Centers of Excellence and Expertise programme pp. 346-366 Downloads
Bryan Roberts, Fynnwin Prager, Charles Baschnagel, Adam Rose and Brett Shears
Talent development and labour market integration in European football pp. 367-408 Downloads
Pehr-Johan Norbäck, Martin Olsson and Lars Persson
A new index of globalisation: Measuring impacts of integration on economic growth and income inequality pp. 409-443 Downloads
Hyeon‐Seung Huh and Cyn-Young Park
Indirect trade and direct trade: Evidence from Japanese firm transaction data pp. 444-461 Downloads
Tadashi Ito and Yukiko Saito
Estimating exporter's quality: Do importers agree on rankings? pp. 462-484 Downloads
Kan Yue
Inflation comovements in advanced economies: Facts and drivers pp. 485-509 Downloads
Luis Alvarez, Maria Dolores Gadea and Ana Gómez‐Loscos
UK trading patterns within and between regions in the automotive sector—A network analysis pp. 510-529 Downloads
Matthew Smith and Yasaman Sarabi
Trade liberalisation with mobile capital and firm heterogeneity pp. 530-559 Downloads
Xi Yang and Dao-Zhi Zeng
Do immigrants’ funds affect the exchange rate? pp. 560-585 Downloads
Nusrate Aziz, Arusha Cooray and Wing Leong Teo
The Sino‐North Korea international economic relationship and the economic development of North Korea pp. 586-600 Downloads
Jai S. Mah

Volume 44, issue 01, 2021

An examination of EU trade disintegration scenarios pp. 2-20 Downloads
Karen Jackson and Oleksandr Shepotylo
Mars or Mercury redux: The geopolitics of bilateral trade agreements pp. 21-44 Downloads
Barry Eichengreen, Arnaud Mehl and Livia Chițu
Analysis of Bitcoin prices using market and sentiment variables pp. 45-63 Downloads
Burcu Kapar and Jose Olmo
Is competition from China so special? pp. 64-88 Downloads
Benedikt Heid, Raúl Mínguez and Asier Minondo
Does value chain integration dampen producer price developments? Evidence from the European Union pp. 89-106 Downloads
Klaus Friesenbichler, Agnes Kuegler and Andreas Reinstaller
Aid, growth and institutions in Sub‐Saharan Africa: New insights using a multiple growth regime approach pp. 107-142 Downloads
Rasmane Ouedraogo, Windemanegda Sandrine Sourouema and Hamidou Sawadogo
Consumption smoothing, risk sharing and financial integration pp. 143-187 Downloads
Michael Donadelli and Ivan Gufler
Testing the asymmetric effects of exchange rate pass‐through in BRICS countries: Does the state of the economy matter? pp. 188-233 Downloads
Mehmet Balcilar, David Roubaud, Ojonugwa Usman and Mark Wohar
The African Growth and Opportunity Act and growth in sub‐Saharan Africa: A local projection approach pp. 234-261 Downloads
Nathaniel Cook and Jason C. Jones
Towards adopting inflation targeting: The credibility and limitations of monetary policy under the fixed exchange system—the case of Jordan pp. 262-285 Downloads
Noura Abu Asab and Juan Cuestas
Credit rationing and firm exports: Microeconomic evidence from small and medium‐sized enterprises in China pp. 286-311 Downloads
Dong Cheng, Yong Tan and Jian Yu
Do fluctuations in crude oil prices have symmetric or asymmetric effects on the real exchange rate? Empirical evidence from Indonesia pp. 312-325 Downloads
Jungho Baek and Yoon Jung Choi
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