NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

The Regionalization of the World Economy



The Regionalization of the World Economy
Jeffrey A. Frankel, editor

The University of Chicago Press, 1998
Cloth: $43.00
286 pages
ISBN: 0-226-25995-1

Table of Contents:

    Introduction
    Jeffrey A. Frankel

    1: Determinants of Bilateral Trade: Does Gravity Work in a Neoclassical World?
    Alan V. Deardorff
      Comment: Jeffrey H. Bergstrand
      Comment: Gene M. Grossman

    2: The Role of History in Bilateral Trade Flows
    Barry Eichengreen, Douglas A. Irwin

      Comment: Robert Z. Lawrence
      Comment: Paul Wonnacott

    3: Why Do Countries Seek Regional Trade Agreements?
    John Whalley

      Comment: Eric W. Bond
      Comment: Dani Rodrik

    4: Continental Trading Blocs: Are They Natural or Supernatural?
    Jeffrey A. Frankel, Ernesto Stein, Shang-Jin Wei

      Comment: Paul Krugman
      Comment: T. N. Srinivasan

    5: The Welfare Implications of Trading Blocs among Countries with Different Endowments
    Antonio Spilimbergo, Ernesto Stein

      Comment: John Haveman
      Comment: Edward E. Leamer

    6: Regional Patterns in the Law of One Price: The Roles of Geography versus Currencies
    Charles Engel, John H. Rogers

      Comment: Kenneth A. Froot
      Comment: Michael Knetter

    7: Regionalization of World Trade and Currencies: Economics and Politics
    Jeffrey A. Frankel, Shang-Jin Wei

      Comment: David Hummels
      Comment: Philip I. Levy

    8: Tariff Phase-Outs: Theory and Evidence from GATT and NAFTA
    Carsten Kowalczyk, Donald Davis

      Comment: Arvind Panagariya
      Comment: Robert W. Staiger

    9: Overview
    Anne O. Krueger


 
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