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How Much Do Trade Barriers Affect the Income Gap between Countries?

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

The income gap between rich countries and poor countries closes by 50 percent when barriers to trade are removed. This is a key finding of a paper by Vice President and Deputy Director of Research B. Ravikumar and his co-authors. In this video, Ravikumar discusses his work and why trade barriers play such a significant role.

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