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Globalization and the Inequality of Nations.

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The paper considers a model in which an imperfectly competitive manufacturing sector produces goods which are used both for final consumption and as intermediates. Intermediate usage creates cost and demand linkages between firms and a tendency for manufacturing agglomeration. How does globalization affect the location of manufacturing and the gains from trade? At high transport costs all countries have some manufacturing industry, but when transport costs fall below a critical value a core-p...

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Paul Krugman More by this author
Anthony J Venables More by this author
Volume:
1015
Publication date:
1994
URN:
uuid:99a1617c-39db-4413-8e01-594f1d4cd14b
Local pid:
oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:11613
Language:
English

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