Technology differences in empirical studies of international trade
Erich Gundlach () and
Albert de Vaal
Economics Letters, 2012, vol. 117, issue 1, 18-20
We show that the specification of technology differences in recent empirical studies of trade is not supported by basic growth theory and may lead to biased estimates of the pattern of specialization and trade.
Keywords: Technology differences; Factor endowments; Specialization bias (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: F11 O41 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Working Paper: Technology Differences in Empirical Studies of International Trade (2011)
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