Jinjarak, Yothin (2009) 'Trade variety and political conflict: Some international evidence.' Economics Letters, 103 (1). pp. 26-28.
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Growth in imported product variety is associated with lower internal, external, and overall political conflicts. Differentiated products, reference priced products, and organized exchange products display similar variety effects. The significance of conflict-reducing gains from variety is larger for poorer countries.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|SOAS Departments & Centres:||Faculty of Law and Social Sciences > Department of Financial and Management Studies|
|DOI (Digital Object Identifier):||10.1016/j.econlet.2009.01.014|
|Depositing User:||Yothin Jinjarak|
|Date Deposited:||25 Aug 2010 14:47|
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