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52 p, 565.1 KB Growing through trade : the role of foreign growth and domestic tariffs / Álvarez-Albelo, Carmen D. (Universidad de La Laguna) ; Manresa, Antonio, 1954- (Universitat de Barcelona) ; Pigem i Vigo, Mònica (Universitat de Barcelona) ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
This paper studies the role of trading partner' growth and a domestic import tariff in the possibility of growing through trade. To this purpose, a Ricardian model is developed in which a backward economy seeks to increase its long-run growth rate simply by trading with a faster growing partner. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2015 (XREAP ; 2015-04)  
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29 p, 125.0 KB The international trade as the sole engine of growth for an economy / Álvarez-Albelo, Carmen D. (Universidad de La Laguna) ; Manresa, Antonio, 1954- (Universitat de Barcelona) ; Pigem i Vigo, Mònica (Universitat de Barcelona)
Can international trade act as the sole engine of growth for an economy? If yes, what are the mechanisms through which trade operates in transmitting permanent growth? This paper answers these questions with two simple two-country models, in which only one country enjoys sustained growth in autarky. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2009 (XREAP ; 2009-6)  
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44 p, 516.3 KB The Commons and anti-commons problems in the tourism economy / Álvarez-Albelo, Carmen D. (Universidad de La Laguna) ; Hernández Martín, Raúl (Universidad de La Laguna) ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
Countries specialised in tourism tend to face two problems with contradictory effects: the commons and the anti-commons, which lead to tourism over- and under-production, respectively. This paper develops a two-period model to analyse the joint effects of both problems on a small and remote tourism economy. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2009 (XREAP ; 2009-16)  
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44 p, 746.2 KB Explaining High Economic Growth in Small Tourism Countries with a Dynamic General Equilibrium Model / Álvarez-Albelo, Carmen D. (Universidad de La Laguna) ; Hernández Martín, Raúl (Universidad de La Laguna) ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
This paper shows that tourism specialisation can help to explain the observed high growth rates of small countries. For this purpose, two models of growth and trade are constructed to represent the trade relations between two countries. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2007 (XREAP ; 2007-06)  

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