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Trade Linkages and the Trade Matrices in the OECD Interlink Model
- Laurence Le Fouler, Wim Suyker, Dave Turner1
- Author Affiliations
- 1: OECD, France
- 15 Oct 2001
- Bibliographic information
This paper provides a mainly graphical summary of the trade matrices underlying the OECD’s international macroeconomic model Interlink. In doing so it gives a snapshot of the geographical nature of global trading relationships, in particular between individual OECD countries and the main non-OECD regions, distinguishing trade in manufactures non-manufactures and non-factor services. It also serves more broadly as a 'ready reckoner' guide to the sensitivity of shocks that are transmitted through trade. The sources and methods used to construct the matrices are also described in annexes ...
- International macroeconomic model, trade, trade matrices
- JEL Classification:
- F10: International Economics / Trade / General
- F40: International Economics / Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance / General
- F47: International Economics / Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance / Forecasting and Simulation: Models and Applications