IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/
MyIDEAS: Login to save this paper or follow this series

Policies and International Integration: Influences on Trade and Foreign Direct Investment

  • Giuseppe Nicoletti
  • Steve Golub
  • Dana Hajkova
  • Daniel Mirza
  • Kwang-Yeol Yoo

This paper assesses the importance of border and non-border policies for global economic integration. The focus is on four widely-advocated policies: removing explicit restrictions to trade and FDI; promoting domestic competition; improving the adaptability of labour markets; and ensuring adequate levels of infrastructure capital. The analysis covers FDI and trade in both goods and services, thus aiming to account for the most important channels of globalisation and dealing with most modes of cross-border services supply. It first describes trends in trade, FDI and the four sets of policies using a large set of structural policy indicators recently constructed by the OECD, including the new summary indicators for FDI-specific regulations described in Golub (2003). It then estimates the impact of policies on bilateral trade and bilateral and multilateral FDI. The results highlight that, despite extensive liberalisation over the past two decades, there is scope for further reducing ... Politique économique et intégration internationale : Impact sur les échanges et les investissements directs à l'étranger Cette étude évalue l’importance des politiques frontalières et non-frontalières pour l’intégration internationale. L’accent est placé sur quatre mesures largement préconisées: suppression des restrictions explicites aux échanges et à l’IDE ; encouragement de la concurrence au plan interne ; amélioration de la capacité d’ajustement des marchés du travail; et mise en place de niveaux adéquats d’équipements d’infrastructure. L’analyse, qui couvre l’IDE et les échanges de biens et de services, prend ainsi en compte les principaux mécanismes de mondialisation et traite de la plupart des modes de fourniture de services transfrontières. L’étude analyse d’abord les tendances du commerce, de l’IDE et des politiques dans les quatre domaines examinés, en utilisant un vaste ensemble d’indicateurs de politiques structurelles récemment assemblé par l’OCDE, qui comprend les nouveaux indicateurs de restrictions à l’IDE décrits par Golub (2003). Elle estime ensuite l’impact de ces politiques sur ...

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.

File URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/062321126487
Our checks indicate that this address may not be valid because: 403 Forbidden (http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/062321126487 [303 See Other]--> http://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/economics/policies-and-international-integration_062321126487). If this is indeed the case, please notify ()


Download Restriction: no

Paper provided by OECD Publishing in its series OECD Economics Department Working Papers with number 359.

as
in new window

Length:
Date of creation: 17 Jun 2003
Date of revision:
Handle: RePEc:oec:ecoaaa:359-en
Contact details of provider: Postal: 2 rue Andre Pascal, 75775 Paris Cedex 16
Phone: 33-(0)-1-45 24 82 00
Fax: 33-(0)-1-45 24 85 00
Web page: http://www.oecd.org
Email:


More information through EDIRC

No references listed on IDEAS
You can help add them by filling out this form.

This item is not listed on Wikipedia, on a reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.

When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:oec:ecoaaa:359-en. 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: ()

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.

This information is provided to you by IDEAS at the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis using RePEc data.