The Determinants of Intra-industry Trade in Spanish Manufacturing Sectors: a Crosssection Analysis

  • G. Carrera-Gómez
Part of the Contributions to Economics book series (CE)


A wide range of studies devoted to recent evolution of international trade highlights the fact that a significant and increasing proportion of flows consists of bi-directional change of products belonging to the same industry. This phenomenon is known as intra-industry trade.


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  • G. Carrera-Gómez
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  1. 1.University of CantabriaSpain

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