Outsourcing Tariff Evasion: A New Explanation for Entrepot Trade
NBER Working Paper No. 12818
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* Associate Professor, 823 Uris Hall, Graduate School of Business, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, phone: (212) 854-9157; fax: (212) 854-9895; email:firstname.lastname@example.org. **Senior Associate, Booz Allen Hamilton, 101 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10178, phone: (212) 551-6798, fax: (212) 551-6732, email: email@example.com *** Assistant Director and Chief of the Trade and Investment Division, Research Department, IMF, 700 19th Street NW, Washington, DC 20431, and Research Associate and Director of the Working Group on the Chinese Economy, National Bureau of Economic Research, phone: 202/797-6023, fax: 202/797-6181, firstname.lastname@example.org. www.nber.org/~wei. We thank Jahangir Aziz, Lee Branstetter, Mihir Desai, Martin Feldstein, Wensheng Peng, John Romalis, and participants at NBER and CEPR conferences and a World Bank-IMF joint seminar for helpful comments and Yuanyuan Chen for able research assistance. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.