James E. Anderson

Boston College - Department of Economics

Professor

140 Commonwealth Avenue

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (55)

1.

Estimating General Equilibrium Trade Policy Effects: GE PPML

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5592
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Dec 2015
James E. Anderson, Mario Larch and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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structural gravity, general equilibrium effects, counterfactuals, estimation

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Trade Costs

NBER Working Paper No. w10480
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 24 May 2004 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2022
James E. Anderson and Eric van Wincoop
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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The Gravity Model

NBER Working Paper No. w16576
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2021
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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The Gravity Model

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 3, pp. 133-160, 2011
Posted: 31 Aug 2011
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics

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Gravity with Gravitas: A Solution to the Border Puzzle

NBER Working Paper No. w8079
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jan 2001 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2022
James E. Anderson and Eric van Wincoop
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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The Uruguay Round and Welfare in Some Distorted Agricultural Economies

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Oct 1997
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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The Uruguay Round and Welfare in Some Distorted Agricultural Economies

NBER Working Paper No. w5923
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Costs of Taxation and the Benefits of Public Goods: The Role of Income Effects

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3700
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Sep 2005
Will J. Martin and James E. Anderson
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Boston College - Department of Economics
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fiscal policy, second best, public goods, distortions, costs of taxation

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Borders, Trade and Welfare

NBER Working Paper No. w8515
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2022
James E. Anderson and Eric van Wincoop
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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Evaluating Public Expenditures When Governments Must Rely on Distortionary Taxation

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
James E. Anderson and Will J. Martin
Boston College - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Trade and Investment in the Global Economy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6625
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Sep 2017
James E. Anderson, Mario Larch and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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foreign direct investment, trade, trade liberalization, capital accumulation

Trade and Investment in the Global Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w23757
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2022
James E. Anderson, Mario Larch and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Growth and Trade with Frictions: A Structural Estimation Framework

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5446
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 04 Aug 2015
James E. Anderson, Mario Larch and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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trade, growth, income, trade liberalization, capital accumulation

Growth and Trade with Frictions: A Structural Estimation Framework

NBER Working Paper No. w21377
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 30 May 2022
James E. Anderson, Mario Larch and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Costs of Taxation and Benefits of Public Goods with Multiple Taxes and Goods

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5410
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
James E. Anderson and Will J. Martin
Boston College - Department of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Economic Theory & Research, Public Sector Economics, Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Taxation & Subsidies

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Political Pressure Deflection

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2004-21
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Apr 2004
James E. Anderson and Maurizio Zanardi
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Surrey - School of Economics
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Pressure Deflection, Elections, Antidumping

Political Pressure Deflection

NBER Working Paper No. w10439
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 May 2004 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2022
James E. Anderson and Maurizio Zanardi
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Surrey - School of Economics
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Short Run Gravity

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6502
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 23 Jun 2017
James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Trade Elasticity Puzzles, Export Dynamics, Missing Globalization

Short Run Gravity

NBER Working Paper No. w23458
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 30 May 2017 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2022
James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Intra-National Trade Costs: Measurement and Aggregation

NBER Working Paper No. w19872
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 31 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2022
Delina Agnosteva, James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Towson University, Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Gold Standard Gravity

NBER Working Paper No. w17835
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2022
James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Imperfect Contract Enforcement

NBER Working Paper No. w8847
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2022
James E. Anderson and Leslie Young
Boston College - Department of Economics and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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The Changing Incidence of Geography

NBER Working Paper No. w14423
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 30 May 2022
James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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The Mercantilist Index of Trade Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w6870
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Dec 1998 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2022
James E. Anderson and J. Peter Neary
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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Trade, Insecurity, and Home Bias: an Empirical Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w7000
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 May 1999 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2022
James E. Anderson and Douglas Marcouiller
Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College
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Gravity, Productivity and the Pattern of Production and Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w14642
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Dark Costs, Missing Data: Shedding Some Light on Services Trade

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7465
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
James E. Anderson, Ingo Borchert, Aaditya Mattoo and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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International Trade and Trade Rules, Trade and Services, Transport Services, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Construction Industry, Common Carriers Industry, Food & Beverage Industry, Pulp & Paper Industry, Textiles, Apparel & Leather Industry, Business Cycles and Stabilization Policies, General Manufacturing, Plastics & Rubber Industry

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Trade Reform with a Government Budget Constraint

NBER Working Paper No. w5827
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Terms of Trade and Global Efficiency Effects of Free Trade Agreements, 1990-2002

NBER Working Paper No. w17003
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 May 2011 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2022
James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Traders, Cops and Robbers

NBER Working Paper No. w9572
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2022
James E. Anderson and Oriana Bandiera
Boston College - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)
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From Wild West to the Godfather: Enforcement Market Structure

NBER Working Paper No. w8469
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Sep 2001 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2022
James E. Anderson and Oriana Bandiera
Boston College - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)
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Globalization and Income Distribution: A Specific Factors Continuum Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w14643
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Welfare vs. Market Access: The Implications of Tariff Structure for Tariff Reform

NBER Working Paper No. w10730
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2022
James E. Anderson and J. Peter Neary
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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Trade and Security,I: Anarchy

NBER Working Paper No. w6223
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2022
James E. Anderson and Douglas Marcouiller
Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College
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Dark Costs, Missing Data: Shedding Some Light on Services Trade

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5577
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
James E. Anderson, Ingo Borchert, Aaditya Mattoo and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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gravity, services trade, trade costs in services, home bias, border effects

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The Incidence of Geography on Canada's Services Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w17630
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2022
James E. Anderson, Catherine Milot and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, Government of Canada - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Anarchy and Autarky: Endogenous Predation as a Barrier to Trade

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
James E. Anderson and Douglas Marcouiller
Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College
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Trade Implies Law: The Power of the Weak

NBER Working Paper No. w7702
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 May 2000 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2022
James E. Anderson and Leslie Young
Boston College - Department of Economics and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Specialization: Pro- and Anti-Globalizing, 1990-2002

NBER Working Paper No. w16301
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2022
James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Trade Reform Diagnostics with Many Households, Quotas, and Tariffs

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Mar 2003
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Political Market Structure

NBER Working Paper No. w8371
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 18 May 2022
James E. Anderson and Thomas J. Prusa
Boston College - Department of Economics and Rutgers University
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Effective Protection Redux

NBER Working Paper No. w5854
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Revenue Neutral Trade Reform with Many Households, Quotas and Tariffs

NBER Working Paper No. w6181
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 23 May 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Gravity, Scale and Exchange Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w18807
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 May 2021
James E. Anderson, Mykyta Vesselovsky and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, Government of Canada - Foreign Affairs Canada and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Pound for Pound Export Diversification

CESifo Working Paper No. 8800
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Jan 2021
James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Pound for Pound Export Diversification

NBER Working Paper No. w28277
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 28 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2022
James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Commercial Policy in a Predatory World

NBER Working Paper No. w12576
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 14 May 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Consistent Trade Policy Aggregation

NBER Working Paper No. w14046
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 20 May 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Revenue Tariff Reform

NBER Working Paper No. w19752
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2022
James E. Anderson and J. Peter Neary
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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Revenue Tariff Reform

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9838
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Jun 2014
James E. Anderson and J. Peter Neary
Boston College - Department of Economics and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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Generalized mean and variance of tariffs, Piecemeal policy reform, Tariff revenue, Trade policy reform

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Does Trade Foster Contract Enforcement?

NBER Working Paper No. w14045
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Economic Integration and the Civilizing Commerce Hypothesis

World Economy, Vol. 31, Issue 1, pp. 141-157, January 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Jan 2008
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Quantifying the Extensive Margin(s) of Trade: The Case of Uneven European Integration

CESifo Working Paper No. 9822
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 06 Jul 2022
James E. Anderson and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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extensive margin, domestic extensive margin, globalization, EU, gravity

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Dark Costs, Missing Data: Shedding Some Light on Services Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w21546
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 16 May 2022
James E. Anderson, Ingo Borchert, Aaditya Mattoo and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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GEPPML: General Equilibrium Analysis with PPML

The World Economy, Vol. 41, Issue 10, pp. 2750-2782, 2018
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Oct 2018
James E. Anderson, Mario Larch and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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asymmetric trade liberalisation, counterfactuals, GEPPML, general equilibrium effects, international borders, structural gravity

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Exchange Rates as Trade Frictions: Estimates and Implications for Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w29428
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
James E. Anderson and Praveen Saini
Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College
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Latent Exports: Almost Ideal Gravity and Zeros

NBER Working Paper No. w28278
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2022
James E. Anderson and Penglong Zhang
Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College - Department of Economics
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N-S Trade with Weak Institutions

NBER Working Paper No. w24251
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2022
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Efficient Policy in a Predatory Economy: To Him Who Hath Shall Be Given?

International Economic Review, Vol. 53, Issue 1, pp. 157-174, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Feb 2012
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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Consistent Trade Policy Aggregation

International Economic Review, Vol. 50, Issue 3, pp. 903-927, August 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Jul 2009
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics
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When Comparing Alternative Fuel‐Vehicle Systems, Life Cycle Assessment Studies Should Consider Trends in Oil Production

Journal of Industrial Ecology, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 244-248, 2017
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Apr 2017
Ford Research and Innovation Center, Boston College - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Ford Research and Innovation Center, Stanford University - Department of Energy Resources Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
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consequential LCA, economic effects, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, industrial ecology, transportation, unconventional oil

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How Much Does Geography Deflect Services Trade? Canadian Answers

International Economic Review, Vol. 55, Issue 3, pp. 791-818, 2014
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Jul 2014
James E. Anderson, Catherine Milot and Yoto V. Yotov
Boston College - Department of Economics, Government of Canada - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada and Drexel University - Department of Economics & International Business
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Why Do Nations Trade (so Little)?

Posted: 21 Nov 2000
James E. Anderson
Boston College - Department of Economics

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