Modelling export activity in a multicountry economic area : the APEC case

TitleModelling export activity in a multicountry economic area : the APEC case
Publication TypeMiscellaneous
Year1997
AuthorsMátyás, L., L. Kónya, and M. N. Harris
Languageeng
Abstract

The gravity model has long been used fro modelling and predicting trade flows. This paper generalises the gravity model allowing for proper representation of local and target country effects and also the business cyles.