International trade and economic growth in Mexico
AbstractThis study empirically examines on the role of international trade on economic growth in Mexico. To allow for potentially dynamic, as well as endogenous, patterns often associated with exports, imports, and growth, the analysis relies upon time series approaches involving causality and vector error correction methods. Results indicate that imports play a more critical role than exports do for economic growth in Mexico. As such, the outcomes contribute to the growing body of international evidence regarding import led growth in the global economy.
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Date of creation: 11 Sep 2012
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International Trade; Growth; Mexico; Dynamic Models;
Find related papers by JEL classification:
- O54 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economywide Country Studies - - - Latin America; Caribbean
- F43 - International Economics - - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance - - - Economic Growth of Open Economies
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- NEP-ALL-2012-12-10 (All new papers)
- NEP-DEV-2012-12-10 (Development)
- NEP-FDG-2012-12-10 (Financial Development & Growth)
- NEP-INT-2012-12-10 (International Trade)
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