Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Andrew Berg , and Anne Krueger
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2003
Keywords: growth, trade protection, openness, trade liberalization, tariff rates, trade openness, average tariff, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, Economic Growth of Open Economies, Welfare and Poverty: General,
This survey of the recent literature asks: how important is trade policy for poverty reduction? We consider the effects of openness on poverty in two components: the effect of openness on average income growth, and...