Trade liberalisation, structural adjustment and intra-industry trade: A note
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- Hamilton, C. & Kniest, P. Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv (1991) 127: 356. doi:10.1007/BF02707991
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This note reports tests of the relationship between trade liberalisation and the levels of intra-industry trade, and between levels of IIT and structural adjustment in response to trade liberalisation. It has used a new approach by focussing on the impact of changes in protection on (i) changes in IIT, and (ii) differences in structural adjustment over time in high-IIT and low-IIT sectors.