Trade volume and country size in a Heckscher-Ohlin model

Soo, K T (2008) Trade volume and country size in a Heckscher-Ohlin model. Economics Bulletin, 6 (1). pp. 1-7. ISSN 1545-2921

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This paper develops a model of international trade based on differences in factor endowments across countries. We use this model to show that in such an environment, holding relative endowments and the size of the world economy constant, the volume of trade increases as countries become more similar to each other in terms of their relative sizes.

Item Type: Journal Article
Journal or Publication Title: Economics Bulletin
Uncontrolled Keywords: /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/aacsb/disciplinebasedresearch
Departments: Lancaster University Management School > Economics
ID Code: 45044
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 11 Jul 2011 18:25
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 20 Jul 2019 00:31

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