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Rules of origin and negotiations of preferential trade agreements: The domestic preparations
The first part of the thesis addresses the effect of rules of origin regulations on the use of domestic factors of production in the country of origin. In the case of a firm that is a perfect competitor in the final product ...
Macroeconomic effects of restrictions on foreign security ownership
This dissertation consists of two papers on international capital movements. The first part theoretically analyzes the macroeconomic effects of restrictions imposed by official authorities on foreign investment. The main ...
Symbiotic transfer, arbitrage, and equilibrium
We lay a unified foundation for a theory of general equilibrium by proving the existence of an equilibrium for a grand model which covers all the well-known general equilibrium models under the convexity and continuity ...
Rent control simulation for Mexico City
A model, based in the current rent control legislation, of landlord's rent setting behavior is used to simulate rents that are then compared to an actual sample of rents from Mexico City. The paper assumes that landlords ...
An analysis of the impact of foreign collaborations on production, exports and imports in India
This thesis examines at a micro-level the effect of foreign collaborations in India on trade and production. The data used is classified according to the Standard International Trade Classification (SITC). It is examined ...
Optimal contracts for trade restrictions
This paper addresses the question of how the government should elicit cost information from a high or low domestic industry to determine socially optimal levels of imports. The results are shown to depend on whether firms ...