Destination Country Financial Development and Margins of International Trade
17 Pages Posted: 12 Mar 2019
Date Written: February 14, 2019
We demonstrate theoretically and empirically that financial development of the destination country is as important as that of the origin country in shaping bilateral trade patterns, on both the extensive margin and the intensive margin of trade.
Keywords: Financial development, Financial vulnerability, Destination country, Bilateral trade
JEL Classification: F10, F14, F36, G20
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