Income growth and inequality: The threshold effects of trade and financial openness
GC Lim, Paul D McNelis
Economic Modelling | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2016
This paper is part of an IMF research project on macroeconomics policy in low-income countries supported by the UK Department for International Development (DFID). The paper was presented at an IMF Conference in January 2014. We thank participants for their comments. The views expressed in this paper are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the DFID or the IMF. We also thank participants at the CEF 2015 meetings in Taipei, and two anonymous referees for very helpful comments. McNelis' research for this project took place while he was a visiting scholar at the Department of Economic Studies at the Bank of Portugal.