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Supply-chain Trade: A Portrait of Global Patterns and Several Testable Hypotheses

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  • Richard Baldwin
  • Javier Lopez-Gonzalez

The trade linked to international production networks - supply-chain trade for short - is associated with momentous global economic changes. This paper presents a portrait of the global pattern of supply-chain trade and how it has evolved since 1995. The paper draws on a variety of data sources but most heavily on the recent World Input-Output Database. China's supply-chain trade receives special attention.

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Volume (Year): 38 (2015)
Issue (Month): 11 (November)
Pages: 1682-1721

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