Capabilities, Wealth and the Export-Mix

Abstract

This paper re-explores the relation between a country’s level of wealth and the mix of products it exports. It shows how a country’s capabilities i.e., its productivity and quality levels in each good, simultaneously determines both the mix of goods it produces and exports, and its level of gdp per capita. In our multi-product general equilibrium setting… (More)

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@inproceedings{Sutton2010CapabilitiesWA, title={Capabilities, Wealth and the Export-Mix}, author={John Sutton and Daniel Trefler}, year={2010} }