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Apertura Comercial y Convergencia Regional en Mexico


  • Alejandro Diaz-Bautista



Para conocer el efecto que la apertura comercial ha tenido en la tasa de crecimiento economico de largo plazo y en el proceso de convergencia real entre los estados de Mexico, el presente estudio revisa el marco teorico y conceptual que parece mas adecaudo para esta finalidad, que no es otro que el proporcionado por la teoria del crecimiento y en particular pro algunos de los desarrollos teoricos y empiricos mas recientes en este campo. El estudio se enfoca al estudio de la convergencia economica regional en Mexico y los efectos de la apertura comercial. In order to know the effects of trade openess in the long term growth rate and in the process of economic convergence between the states of Mexico, the present study reviews the theoretical and conceptual framework that seems adecuate for this purpose, that is not other than the provided by growth theory and in particular by some of the recent theoretical and empirical developments in the field. The study is focused on the regional economic convergence process in Mexico, and the effects of economic openess.

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  • Alejandro Diaz-Bautista, 2003. "Apertura Comercial y Convergencia Regional en Mexico," GE, Growth, Math methods 0312001, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpge:0312001
    Note: Type of Document - pdf; prepared on Win98; to print on Lexmark; pages: 7. Paper Published in Comercio Exterior, Vol. 53., num. 11, november 2003, pages 995-1000. Special issue in Regional Economic Growth in Mexico.

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    Economic Growth; Convergence; Openess; Trade; Development.;

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    • E0 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - General
    • R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
    • O0 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - General
    • F43 - International Economics - - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance - - - Economic Growth of Open Economies

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