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          An Advanced Guide to Trade Policy Analysis: the Structural Gravity Model (English)
          Book by WTO; UNCTAD, 2016, 144 pages
          Categories: Trade Negotiations, WTO Issues/Multilateral Trading System

          The gravity model is one of the most successful frameworks in economics. Hundreds of papers have used the gravity model to study and quantify the effects of various factors on international trade. This book guides the reader through the challenges of applying the model and provides recommendations on how to obtain reliable partial equilibrium estimates for the effects of trade policy. The book has been written by experts who have rich practical experience in this field. It is aimed at government experts engaged in trade negotiations as well as graduate students and researchers involved in trade-related study or research.