Distance as a Determinant of Trade Costs: A Different Type of Distance Puzzle?

Abstract

Employing a gravity model approach and using recently released estimations of trade costs between nations, we present confounding results that demonstrate a new “trade-cost-distance puzzle.” Using data from 1995-2012, we... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

David Buehler (Pennsylvania State University - Harrisburg), Roger White (Whittier College)

Topic Area

Topics: Ag Economics, Environmental Economics, & Finance

Session

EC3 » Economics Issues (08:45 - Thursday, 23rd February, Wando)

Paper

Trade-Costs-Distance_Puzzle_-_Abstract_and_Author_Info_-_Buehler.pdf

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