Methodology and Data

  • Soumyananda Dinda
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This chapter describes data which is used in this study. It discusses methodologies that are applied in this study. Several trade indices are defined with their properties.


Competitiveness index Michelaye index Regional orientation index Trade gravity model CFGT UN COMTRADE UNESCAP The World Bank OECD WTO Potential opportunity Efficient technology CCT WE SPVS EEL Asia Emerging 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Soumyananda Dinda
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  1. 1.Department of EconomicsUniversity of BurdwanBurdwanIndia

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