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High-Tech Innovation, Growth and Trade Dynamics in Australia

  • Neil Karunaratne
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    In this paper the macro-economic interactions between high-tech innovation (telecommunications), growth and trade are analysed at the macroeconomic level. Cointegration and innovation accounting based on vector autoregression techniques have been used to estimate empirically the trade and growth dynamics in the Australian context. The paper reviews the high-tech innovation induced policy regime shifts such as the deregulation of telecommunications and the liberalisation of trade and also quantifies trade and growth dynamics. Copyright Kluwer Academic Publishers 1997

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    Volume (Year): 8 (1997)
    Issue (Month): 2 (April)
    Pages: 151-170

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