International Trade

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Macmillan, 2008 - Business & Economics - 432 pages
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Combining classic international economics with straight-from-the-headlines immediacy, Feenstra and Taylorís text seamlessly integrates the subjectís established core content with new topic areas and new ideas that have emerged from recent empirical studies.† Like no other textbook it brings cutting-edge theory, evidence, and policy analysis to the field of international economics.

International Economics is available as a complete textbook or in two split volumes: International Trade and International Macroeconomics.

  

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User Review  - Rosanna - Goodreads

Very useful for my university course! I really enjoyed the book and the all the equations were very well explained. Also the examples and different headlines were a useful bond to reality. Read full review

Contents

PART
1
The Ricardian Model
27
Determining the Pattern of International Trade
40
Solving for International Prices
49
Conclusions
56
SpecificFactors Model
64
Earnings of Labor
70
Earnings of Capital and Land
79
The Gains from Outsourcing
245
Outsourcing in Services
259
Patterns of International Trade Perfect Competition
271
Import Tariffs for a Small Country
281
Import Quotas
298
Conclusions
308
The Chapter 9 Import Tariffs and Quotas under
313
Tariffs and Quotas with Home Monopoly
315

The HeckscherOhlin Model
95
Effects of Trade on Factor Prices
110
Extending the HeckscherOhlin Model 1 20
120
Conclusions 1 33
133
Movement of Labor and Capital between Countries
141
Foreign Direct
161
Gains from Labor and Capital Flows
169
Conclusions
179
Increasing Returns to Scale and Imperfect PART 3
187
Empirical Applications of Monopolistic Competition and Trade
199
Conclusions
222
Chapter 7 Foreign Outsourcing of Goods
227
A Model of Outsourcing
232
Infant Industry Protection
325
Tariffs with Foreign Monopoly
340
Conclusions
348
Gains and Losses from Trade in the Chapter 10 Export Subsidies in Agriculture
355
Agricultural Export Subsidies in a Large Home Country
363
HighTechnology Export Subsidies
373
Conclusions
385
The Chapter 11 International Agreements Trade
391
International Agreements on Labor Issues
406
International Agreements on the Environment?
412
Increasing Returns to Scale
435
Index
442
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