Why doesn’t export quality convergence promote growth?

Previous studies suggest that export quality converges across countries. This would favor low-income countries and possibly promote their development perspectives. But those studies have neglected an important aspect of export quality dynamics. Our research shows that the distribution of export quality across counties is remarkably stable and explains why this is the case.

Author: Jan; Konstantin, Trenczek; Wacker
Volume: 2023.04
Publisher: INFER
Year: 2023
No. of pages: 4
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