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Is the Washington Consensus Dead?: Growth, Openness, and the Great Liberalization, 1970s-2000s

  • Alan M. Taylor
  • Antoni Estevadeordal

According to the Washington Consensus, developing countries' growth would benefit from a reduction in tariffs and other barriers to trade. But a backlash against this view now suggests that trade policies have little or no impact on growth.

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Paper provided by Inter-American Development Bank in its series IDB Publications (Working Papers) with number 9298.

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