Economic Integration, Vertical and Horizontal Intra-industry Trade and Structural Adjustment: the Spanish Experience

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


Current research in international trade suggests that intra-industry trade1 (simultaneous imports and exports of similar products) has acquired an increasing importance in the last years, particularly in the case of transactions of manufactured products among industrialised countries.


Economic Integration Structural Adjustment Total Trade United Nations Industrial Development Organization Trade Expansion 
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Authors and Affiliations

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

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