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The impact of interwar protection: evidence from India

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Research on the quantitative impact of interwar protection on trade flows remains scarce, and much of it has concluded that the impact was surprisingly small. In this paper we ask: Did Indian interwar protection hurt UK manufacturers, by raising tariffs on manufactured imports? Or did it favour UK interests, by discriminating against "foreign" (i.e. non British) producers? We answer this question by quantifying the impact of trade policy on the value and composition of Indian imports, using n...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
History Faculty
Sub department:
Economics
Oxford college:
All Souls College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-6272-2090
Publisher:
University of Oxford
Series:
Oxford Economic and Social History Working Papers
Article number:
180
Publication date:
2020-05-01
Paper number:
180
Language:
English
Pubs id:
1226806
Local pid:
pubs:1226806
Deposit date:
2021-12-22

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