Title

Openness and economic growth: an empirical investigation

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

9-1-1999

Department

Management and International Business

Abstract

Unlike previous research that investigated the relation between exports and output, in this paper we assess the long-run relation between the degree of openness and economic growth. For the many countries considered here, we find a positive long-run relation between openness and economic growth.

Publication Title

APPLIED ECONOMICS LETTERS

Volume

6

Issue

9

First Page

557

Last Page

561