Welfare implications of technology import by Jan Monkiewicz

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Published by Europ. Zentrum f. Ausbildung u. Forschung auf dem Gebiet d. Sozialen Wohlfahrt in Vienna .

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  • Technology transfer.

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StatementJ[an] Monkiewicz.
SeriesEurosocial occasional papers ; no. 3, Eurosocial occasional papers ;, no. 3.
LC ClassificationsT174.3 .M65
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p. ;
Number of Pages28
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Open LibraryOL4473108M
LC Control Number79300319

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An import tariff lowers consumer surplus and raises producer surplus in the import market. An import tariff by a small country has no effect on consumers, producers, or national welfare in the foreign country. The national welfare effect of an import tariff is evaluated as the sum of the producer and consumer surplus and government revenue effects.

Finally, depending on whether they are modeled as cost or demand shifters, tariffs may have different implications on profits, entry, and, in turn, on the elasticity of trade flows and welfare.

We show that the welfare formula by Arkolakis, Costinot, and Rodriguez-Clare () requires qualification, even in the simple single-sector by: Refer to Table "Welfare Effects of an Import Tariff" and Figure "Welfare Effects of a Tariff: Large Country Case" to see how the magnitudes of the changes are represented.

Tariff effects on the importing country’s ers of the product in the importing country suffer a reduction in well-being as a result of the tariff. tion and welfare implications of import tariffs implemented by the U.S. unilaterally and. multilaterally in relation to the other countries.

F or the quantification of this problem w e. Finally, I compare the welfare implications of the baseline model with those of the alternative model without the technology channel and with perfect substitution between imported and domestic intermediates.

While there is a 17% increase in welfare in the baseline, the alternative model yields a 3% increase in welfare.

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