Aid for trade, infrastructure, and growth

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    Aid for trade is a new foreign aid initiative to assist recipient countries to build trade-related infrastructure. We formulate a small-country, two-good (i.e., investment and consumption goods), two-factor (i.e., capital and labor) endogenous growth model with learning by doing and intersectoral knowledge spillovers, where the import transport cost depends inversely on public infrastructure. Focusing on the case where the country is incompletely specialized and imports the investment good, we show that a permanent increase in the recipient's aid/GDP ratio raises the steady-state growth rate if and only if the investment good is more labor-intensive.

    元の言語English
    ページ(範囲)886-909
    ページ数24
    ジャーナルInternational Tax and Public Finance
    20
    発行部数6
    DOI
    出版物ステータスPublished - 2013

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    Labor
    Factors
    Public infrastructure
    Knowledge spillovers
    Foreign aid
    Learning-by-doing
    Endogenous growth model
    Transport costs
    Small countries

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Finance
    • Accounting
    • Economics and Econometrics

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    Aid for trade, infrastructure, and growth. / Naito, Takumi.

    :: International Tax and Public Finance, 巻 20, 番号 6, 2013, p. 886-909.

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