Free Trade and Prosperity: How Openness Helps Developing Countries Grow Richer and Combat Poverty

By: Arvind Panagariya

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Table of contents Background and Acknowledgments Preface 1. Setting the Stage PART I WHY FREE TRADE MATTERS 2. The Positive Case for Trade Openness 3. The Mirage of Infant Industry Protection 4. Other Common Arguments for Protection PART II TRADE, GROWTH, POVERTY, AND INEQUALITY 5. Trade Openness, Growth, and Poverty: Exposing the Critics’ Specious Arguments 6. Trade Openness and Growth: The Empirical Evidence 7. Trade Openness and Poverty: The Empirical Evidence 8. Trade Openness and Inequality PART III MIRACLES OF YESTERYEAR 9. The Uncontroversial Cases of Hong Kong and Singapore 10. Taiwan: An Early Triumph of Outward Orientation 11. South Korea: From Basket Case to Upper Middle Income PART IV MIRACLES OF TODAY 12. India: From Near Autarky to Near Free Trade 13. China: From Isolation to Global Dominance 14. Other Success Stories in Asia, Africa, and Latin America 15. In Conclusion Appendix 1: Comparative Advantage and the Gains from Trade Under Scale Economies Appendix 2: There Is No Logical Case for Infant Industry Protection Appendix 3: Measuring Inequality: The Gini Coefficient References Index Printed Pages: 348

Title: Free Trade and Prosperity: How Openness Helps Developing Countries Grow Richer and Combat Poverty

Author Name: Arvind Panagariya

Categories: Economic, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

ISBN: 0190050667

ISBN 13: 9780190050665

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 1202614

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