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NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Barbara J. Spencer

University of British Columbia
Sauder School of Business
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Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2
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NBER Working Papers and Publications

August 2017Oligopoly in International Trade: Rise, Fall and Resurgence
with Keith Head: w23720
March 2015Intra-Industry Trade with Bertrand and Cournot Oligopoly: The Role of Endogenous Horizontal Product Differentiation
with James A. Brander: w21008

Published: Brander, James A. & Spencer, Barbara J., 2015. "Intra-industry trade with Bertrand and Cournot oligopoly: The role of endogenous horizontal product differentiation," Research in Economics, Elsevier, vol. 69(2), pages 157-165. citation courtesy of

February 2015Endogenous Horizontal Product Differentiation under Bertrand and Cournot Competition: Revisiting the Bertrand Paradox
with James A. Brander: w20966
January 2012Contractual Versus Non-Contractual Trade: The Role of Institutions in China
with Robert C. Feenstra, Chang Hong, Hong Ma: w17728

Published: Feenstra, Robert C. & Hong, Chang & Ma, Hong & Spencer, Barbara J., 2013. "Contractual versus non-contractual trade: The role of institutions in China," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 94(C), pages 281-294. citation courtesy of

April 2008Trevor Swan And The Neoclassical Growth Model
with Robert W. Dimand: w13950

Published: Robert W. Dimand & Barbara J. Spencer, 2009. "Trevor Swan and the Neoclassical Growth Model," History of Political Economy, Duke University Press, vol. 41(5), pages 107-126, Supplemen. citation courtesy of

December 2005Contractual Versus Generic Outsourcing: The Role of Proximity
with Robert C. Feenstra: w11885
June 2005International Outsourcing and Incomplete Contracts
w11418

Published: Spencer, Barbara J. "International Outsourcing And Incomplete Contracts," Canadian Journal of Economics, 2005, v38(4,Nov), 1107-1135. citation courtesy of

August 2003Fees and Surcharging in automatic teller machine networks: Non-bank ATM providers versus large banks
with Elizabeth W. Croft: w9883
September 2002Vertical Networks and US Auto Parts Exports: Is Japan Different?
with Keith Head, John Ries: w9162

Published: Keith Head & John Ries & Barbara J. Spencer, 2004. "Vertical Networks and US Auto Parts Exports: Is Japan Different?," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 13(1), pages 37-67, 03. citation courtesy of

May 2001Keiretsu and Relationship-Specific Investment: Implications for Market-Opening Trade Policy
with Larry D. Qiu: w8279

Published: Qiu, Larry D. and Barbara J. Spencer. "Keiretsu And Relationship-Specific Investment: Implications For Market-Opening Trade Policy," Journal of International Economics, 2002, v57(1,Oct), 49-79. citation courtesy of

February 2000Strategic Trade Policy with Endogenous Choice of Quality and Asymmetric Costs
with Dongsheng Zhou, Ilan Vertinsky: w7536

Published: Zhou, Dongsheng, Barbara J. Spencer and Ilan Vertinsky. "Strategic Trade Policy With Endogenous Choice Of Quality And Asymmetric Costs," Journal of International Economics, 2002, v56(1,Jan), 205-232. citation courtesy of

Keiretsu and Relationship-Specific Investment: A Barrier to Trade?
with Larry D. Qiu: w7572

Published: Spencer, Barbara J. and Larry D. Qiu. "Keiretsu And Relationship-Specific Investment: A Barrier To Trade?," International Economic Review, 2001, v42(4,Nov), 871-901. citation courtesy of

August 1996Quota Licenses for Imported Capital Equipment: Could Bureaucrats Ever DoBetter than the Market?
w5695

Published: Journal of International Economics, Vol. 43, nos. 1 & 2 (August 1997): 1-29. citation courtesy of

February 1996Rent-Shifting Export Subsidies with an Imported Intermediate Product
with Jota Ishikawa: w5458

Published: Journal of International Economics, Vol. 48, no. 2 (August 1999): 199-232. citation courtesy of

July 1994High-Cost Domestic Joint Ventures and International Competition: Do Domestic Firms Gain?
with Ruth R. Raubitschek: w4804

Published: International Economic Review, Vol. 37, No. 2 (May 1996): 315-340. citation courtesy of

August 1989Trade Adjustment Assistance: Welfare and Incentive Effects of Payments to Displaced Workers
with James A. Brander: w3071

Published: Journal of International Economics, vol. 36, no. 3/4, May 1994, pp. 239-261. citation courtesy of

June 1989Trade and Protection in Vertically Related Markets
with Ronald W. Jones: w3023

Published: Journal of International Economics, Vol. 32, pp.31-55, 1992 citation courtesy of

April 1989Vertical Foreclosure and International Trade Policy
with Ronald W. Jones: w2920

Published: Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 58, No. 1, pp. 153-170, (1991). citation courtesy of

February 1988Capital Subsidies and Countervailing Duties in Oligopolistic Industries
w2519

Published: Spencer, Barbara J. "Capital Subsidies and Countervailing Duties in Oligopolistic Industries," Journal of International Economics, vol. 25, no. 1/2, pp 217-234. August 1988. citation courtesy of

1988Countervailing Duty Laws and Subsidies to Imperfectly Competitive Industries
in Issues in US-EC Trade Relations, Robert E. Baldwin, Carl B. Hamilton and Andre Sapir, editors
October 1986International Oligopoly and Asymmetric Labour Market Institutions
with James A. Brander: w2038

Published: Brander, J. and Spencer, B. "Unionized Oligopoly and International Trade Policy," Journal of International Economics, Vol. 24, No. 314, 1988, pp. 217-238.

September 1984Export Subsidies and International Market Share Rivalry
with James A. Brander: w1464

Published: Brander, James A. and Barbara J. Spencer. "Export Subsidies and International Market Share Rivalry," Journal of International Economics, Vol. 18, No. 1-2, (Feb. 1985), pp. 83-100. citation courtesy of

August 1983International R&D Rivalry and Industrial Strategy
with James A. Brander: w1192

Published: Spencer, Barbara J. and James A. Brander. "International R&D Rivalry and Industrial Strategy." Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 50, No. 163, (October 1983), pp. 707-722. citation courtesy of

Trade Warfare: Tariffs and Cartels
with James A. Brander: w1193

Published: Brander, James A. and Barbara J. Spencer. "Trade Warfare: Tariffs and Cartels." Journal of International Economics, Vol. 16, No. 3, (May 1984), pp. 227-242. citation courtesy of

 
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