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Kwok Tong Soo
''The gains from external scale economies and comparative advantage''
( 2014, Vol. 34 No.1 )
This note develops a model of inter-personal trade which combines comparative advantage and external scale economies. It is shown that the gains from external scale economies outweigh those from comparative advantage as the population size increases.
Keywords: External scale economies, comparative advantage, gains from trade
JEL: F1 - Trade: General
Manuscript Received : Oct 31 2013 Manuscript Accepted : Jan 20 2014

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