Política comercial y política de infraestructura: un ejercicio de simulación sobre los impactos en la localización industrial en Uruguay
AbstractIn this paper we used a model of New Economic Geography (NEG) to simulate the effects on industrial location in Uruguay for the implementation of alternative trade policy and infrastructure policy. The exercises show that a reduction of non-tariff barriers with Argentina reduces the location of industries in Uruguay, while implementing the same policy in Brazil increases the location of industries in Uruguay. Infrastructure policies, regardless of the country that are made, increase the localization of industries in Uruguay.
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New Economic Geography; trade policy; economic integration;
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