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El TLCAN y el Crecimiento Economico de la Frontera Norte de Mexico


  • Alejandro Diaz-Bautista



Luego de examinar el marco teórico y conceptual de la teoría del crecimiento y del comercio internacional, se mide la eficacia de la apertura comercial impulsada por el TLCAN para fomentar el intercambio comercial. Asimismo, se evalúan los efectos de éste en el crecimiento económico de los estados de la frontera norte de México. After studying the theoretical and conceptual framework of economic growth and international trade, the author measures the effectiveness of trade liberalization in promoting economic growth in the northern Mexican states during the period 1994-2001.

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  • Alejandro Diaz-Bautista, 2004. "El TLCAN y el Crecimiento Economico de la Frontera Norte de Mexico," International Trade 0402005, EconWPA.
  • Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpit:0402005
    Note: Type of Document - pdf; pages: 10. Published in Revista Comercio Exterior, pages 1090- 1097, December 2003. Diaz Bautista es un economista egresado del ITAM. Doctor y Maestro en economía por la Universidad de Califonia.

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    Economic Growth; NAFTA; institutions; openess; human capital.;

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    • C1 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
    • F1 - International Economics - - Trade
    • R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics

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