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Network Analysis of Free Trade Agreements: Homophily and Transitivity

@article{Lee2013NetworkAO,
  title={Network Analysis of Free Trade Agreements: Homophily and Transitivity},
  author={Taedong Lee and Byoung-Inn Bai},
  journal={The Korean Journal of International Studies},
  year={2013},
  volume={11},
  pages={263-293}
}
  • T. Lee, Byoung-Inn Bai
  • Published 31 December 2013
  • Economics
  • The Korean Journal of International Studies
Accompanying the unprecedented outburst of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs), scholarly interests in the new wave of regionalism have been flourishing. Yet, notwithstanding its contribution, extant literature has paid little attention to an important aspect of FTA formation: the choice of FTA partners and the underlying structure of the FTA network. While theoretical conjectures about likely FTA partners are abundant, systematic empirical analysis is scant. We attempt to fill this gap by utilizing… Expand
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