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Distributional Consequences of Globalization: Is Organization of the Islamic Conference Countries Different?

Muhammad Majeed ()

The International Trade Journal, 2015, vol. 29, issue 3, 171-190

Abstract: This article investigates distributional effects of globalization using new comparable panel data for Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) and non-OIC developing countries from 1965 to 2010. The results show that the Kuznets Curve does not exist in OIC countries, while it holds in non-OIC countries. International trade tends to widen income inequality in OIC countries while it helps to ameliorate inequalities in non-OIC countries. Financial development decreases inequality only in OIC countries. The study concludes that OIC countries are different from non-OIC countries in their exposure to globalization.

Date: 2015
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DOI: 10.1080/08853908.2015.1024899

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