|Publication Date||April 2012|
This thoroughly revised second edition of Applied International Trade
presents the leading theoretical and applied methods used in the field
of international trade. It highlights the importance of linking theory to
data and of verifying theoretical predictions through empirical
investigation. The book also draws out and highlights the theoretical
and policy implications that arise from empirical findings.
Features of the second edition include:
? Expanded focus on emerging topics such as firm heterogeneity, intrafirm
trade, and the basis and structure of multinational production
? Increased coverage of gravity models and international factor
movements, including labor migration
? Fully updated presentation and discussion of the most recent empirical
findings, data methods and sources
Rigorous and analytical, yet written in an accessible manner with ample
use of graphs throughout, Applied International Trade is an ideal text
for courses at advanced undergraduate and masters level.
For instructors: A companion website is available at
www.palgrave.com/economics/AIT2, comprising lecture slides and
an Instructor's Manual with solutions to end-of-chapter problems.