International Trade And Its Effects On Economic Performance In China
This research discusses the role of international trade in China's economic growth. It starts with a review of conceptions as well as the evolution of China's international trade regime and the policy that China has taken in favor of its trade sectors. China's international trade performance is analyzed extensively and its effects on efficiency in production evaluated. A stochastic frontier production function is applied, based on a balanced panel data of 31 provinces observed from 2002 to 2007. The production function model is estimated and province-specific determinants of inefficiency in trade are identified. The study demonstrates that increasing participation in global trade helps China reap static and dynamic benefits, stimulating rapid national economic growth. Both international trade volume and trade structure toward high-tech exports result in positive effects on regional productivity. Provinces differ by economic growth and participation in international trade. Policy implications are drawn from the empirical results accordingly.
If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to look for a different version under "Related research" (further below) or search for a different version of it.
Volume (Year): 01 (2012)
Issue (Month): 02 ()
|Contact details of provider:|| Web page: http://www.worldscinet.com/cepr/cepr.shtml|
|Order Information:|| Email: |
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:wsi:ceprxx:v:01:y:2012:i:02:p:1250009-1-1250009-26. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Tai Tone Lim)
If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.
If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.
If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.
Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.