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Hardcover | Out of Print | 644 pp. | 6 x 9 in | January 1984 | ISBN: 9780262021968
Paperback | $65.00 X | £48.95 | 644 pp. | 6 x 9 in | December 1986 | ISBN: 9780262521208
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Essays in International Economic Theory, Volume 1

The Theory of Commercial Policy

About the Author

Jagdish N. Bhagwati is University Professor of Economics, Law, and International Relations at Columbia University and former Adviser to the Director General of GATT, Arthur Dunkel. He is the author (with Arvind Panagariya) of Why Growth Matters: How Economic Growth in India Reduced Poverty and the Lessons for Other Developing Countries.

About the Editor

Robert C. Feenstra is Professor of Economics and C. Bryan Cameron Distinguished Chair in International Economics at the University of California, Davis. He directs the International Trade and Investment Program at the NBER and is the author of Advanced International Trade: Theory and Evidence and Offshoring in the Global Economy: Microeconomic Structure and Macroeconomic Implications (MIT Press, 2010).


“"Creative and rigorous analysis applied to vital policy problems - that's the mark of a master economist like Jagdish Bhagwati. His Essays in International Economic Theory deserves a place on all our bookshelves." Paul Samuelson”
“Professor Bhagwati has made pathbreaking contributions to international trade theory for over 25 years. These two volumes bring together in one place his numerous theoretical contributions to the theory of trade, production, investment, and labor mobility.”
Richard N. Cooper, Boas Professor of International Economics, Harvard University