Intra-Industry Trade: What Does the Theory Predict and How Robust Are the Empirical Estimates?



The focus of this book is on intra-industry trade (IIT) in Europe and new methods introduced to analyse this trade. The aim of this chapter is to serve as a background to subsequent chapters. It is not primarily meant as a comprehensive survey. Rather, the aim is to complement the now classic study by Greenaway and Milner (1986) and the new survey by Greenaway and Torstensson (1997).


Trade Cost Scale Economy Bilateral Trade Factor Endowment Trade Theory 
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