L - - - Why Industrial Policies Fail : Limited Commitment


The strategic effects of subsidies on output and subsidies on investment differ substantially in dynamic modeis where a government's commitment ability is limited. Output subsidies remain effective even as the period of commitment vanishes. but investment subsidies may become completeiy ineffective. This difference has been obscured because most existing models of strategic trade policy are static. JEL Classification Numbers 410, 026

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@inproceedings{Perloff2007L, title={L - - - Why Industrial Policies Fail : Limited Commitment}, author={Jeffrey M. Perloff}, year={2007} }