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Global manufactures prices: how do China’s exports compare?

Fu, Xiaolan; Kaplinsky, Raphie and Kale, Dina (2011). Global manufactures prices: how do China’s exports compare? In: Fu, Xiaolan ed. China’s Role in Global Economic Recovery. Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy. Abingdon, UK: Routledge, pp. 127–145.

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In this chapter, we analyze the evolution of the prices of globally traded manufactures between 1989 and 2006 to explore 1) whether the price-trends of goods exported by China behave differently to those exported by different categories of economies; and 2) whether the price-trends of globally traded goods behave differently depending on their embodied technological content. We focus on the evolution of unit prices of manufactures between 1989 and 2006 across a range of sectors in three major importing markets - the EU, Japan and the United States. ...

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2012 The Editor
ISBN: 0-415-67034-9, 978-0-415-67034-0
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Mathematics, Computing and Technology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
Item ID: 32957
Depositing User: Dinar Kale
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2012 10:39
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2016 13:57
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