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In brief: China's trading success: the role of pure exporter subsidies
Fabrice Defever and Alejandro Riaño
June 2013
Paper No' CEPCP396:
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CentrePiece 18 (1) Summer 2013

JEL Classification: F12; F13; O47

Tags: trade policy; export subsidies; heterogeneous firms; china

China's government provides a wide range of incentives to encourage firms to produce almost exclusively for the foreign market. The authors analyse the impact of these 'pure exporter subsidies' on both the Chinese economy and the rest of the world - and what would happen if they were removed.

This article summarises 'China's pure exporter subsidies' by Fabrice Defever and Alejandro Riano, CEP Discussion Paper No.1182, December 2012.