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Journal of Economic Integration 2005 December;20(4) :809-831.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.11130/jei.2005.20.4.809
Economic Development and Intra-industry Trade in the Republic of Korea
Ranajoy Bhattacharyya 
Calcutta University
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ABSTRACT

Vertical intra-industry trade dominates horizontal intra-industry trade in Korea. A time series analysis on both these types of intra-industry trade yields the following: (1) vertical intra industry trade was caused by the rapid economic development that the Korean economy experienced in the past thirty years and (2) horizontal intra-industry trade was more random in nature caused only by the aggregate volume of trade.

JEL Classifications: F12, F14

Keywords: Vertical intra industry trade | Horizontal intra industry trade | Economic development | Causality
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