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The Impact of International Economic Sanctions on Trade: An Empirical Analysis

  • Caruso Raul

    (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano)

International economic sanctions appear to be a common and recurring feature of political interactions between states. In particular, the United States is the country which has most frequently applied negative economic sanctions after World War II. In a parallel way, several measures, imposed by a multilateral organisation like the United Nations have taken place in recent years. This paper provides, through a gravity model approach, an estimation of the impact of economic negative sanctions on international trade.

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Article provided by De Gruyter in its journal Peace Economics, Peace Science, and Public Policy.

Volume (Year): 9 (2003)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 1-36

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Handle: RePEc:bpj:pepspp:v:9:y:2003:i:2:n:1
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