import competition

Publication date: 1 Nov 2017 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | Authors: Foliano, F, Riley, R | JEL classification: F14, F16, F66, L60, R11, J23 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 242 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
The past 25 years have been characterised by a surge in international trade as economies have become increasingly inter-linked. In many advanced economies this surge has been associated with increased import competition from lowwage economies. This paper explores the effects of such competition on...