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CentrePiece article
In brief: Sharing the Fruits of Trade
Andrew B. Bernard, Guy Michaels, Stephen Redding and Peter K. Schott
June 2007
Paper No' CEPCP225:
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CentrePiece 12 (1) Summer 2007

One of CEP's core research themes is the impact of trade openness on countries, firms, regions, communities and sectors.Two recent studies confirm the gains from opening up trade - but recognise that addressing the uneven outcomes of globalisation is as big a challenge as pursuing liberalisation in the face of entrenched interests.

This article draws on research described in The Effect of Trade on the Demand for Skill: Evidence from the Interstate Highway System, CEP Discussion Paper No. 772