On inequality and international trade

Dorothee Hillrichs

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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This dissertation consists of three essays concerned with the link between per capita income, inequality and international trade patterns. The first essay proposes a novel method to infer within-country inequality from import data. The second essay studies distributional welfare implications of trade. The third essay examines the influence of proximity to rich countries on a country’s export patterns across destinations that differ in their per capita income.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Tilburg University
  • Smulders, Sjak, Promotor
  • Uras, Burak, Co-promotor
  • Vannoorenberghe, Gonzague, Co-promotor
Award date23 Sept 2020
Place of PublicationTilburg
Print ISBNs97 8 90 5668 630 7
Publication statusPublished - 2020


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