The Case for Trade Liberalization in Developing Countries
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AbstractThis paper reviews the actual situation of protection in developing countries, and then discusses the prospective gains from liberalization. Three experiences with liberalization, from three different parts of the world, are sketched: Turkey, Korea, and Mexico. Next the paper considers what can go wrong with trade reform. Finally, it focuses on two new directions in trade strategy: service trade liberalization and regional free trade agreements.
Citation1992. "The Case for Trade Liberalization in Developing Countries." Journal of Economic Perspectives, 6(1): 69-85. DOI: 10.1257/jep.6.1.69
- O19 International Linkages to Development; Role of International Organizations
- F13 Trade Policy; International Trade Organizations