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

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  • Caruso Raul

    (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano)

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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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  • Caruso Raul, 2003. "The Impact of International Economic Sanctions on Trade: An Empirical Analysis," Peace Economics, Peace Science, and Public Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 9(2), pages 1-36, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:bpj:pepspp:v:9:y:2003:i:2:n:1
    DOI: 10.2202/1554-8597.1061
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    • F02 - International Economics - - General - - - International Economic Order and Integration
    • F13 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Trade Policy; International Trade Organizations

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