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Factors influencing trade between Fiji and its Asian partners

Gani, Azmat (2008) Factors influencing trade between Fiji and its Asian partners. Pacific Economic Bulletin, 23 (2). pp. 54-69. ISSN 0817-8038

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This study provides an assessment of Fiji’s ‘Look North Trade Policy’ in the post 2000 period and examines the factors that influence its long-term trade with Asia. The gravity model results suggest that imports by Asian countries are influenced by the size of their population, their infrastructure, and the distance from Fiji. The results also indicate that Fiji’s exports to Asia are significantly influenced by Fiji’s infrastructure, the distance to markets, and the real exchange rate.

Item Type: Journal Article
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
Divisions: Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE) > School of Economics
Depositing User: Ms Neha Harakh
Date Deposited: 11 Jan 2008 02:39
Last Modified: 10 Jul 2012 05:14

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