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Journal Articles

International Trade and Finance

"What's New in Our World? Thinking about the Great Recession," editor Special Edition. Global Economy Journal, 11:2 May 2011. (with Amir Shoham)

"A Review of the Crisis" in Special Issue on What's New in Our World? Thinking about the Great Recession, Global Economy Journal.11:2 (Article 5) May 2011. (with Amir Shoham)

"Comparison of PRC and Vietnam's Responses to the Elimination of US Textile and Apparel Quotas: Economic and Cultural Perspectives," International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets, 2010. 2(4) pp. 385-408. (with Amir Shoham)

"Measuring The Welfare Effects Of Country Of Origin Rules: A Suggested Methodology," TheGlobal Economy Journal, 10:1 (Article 2), 2010, (with Amir Shoham)

"WTO Enforcement Issues," The Global Economy Journal, 7:1 (Article 4) 2007. (with Amir Shoham)

"Delinking the Relationship between Trade Liberalization and Reduced Domestic Fiscal Budgets: The Experience of the Israeli Economy - 1984-2005," The Global Economy Journal, 6:3 (Article 2) 2006 (with Amir Shoham)

"The Impact of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act on Caribbean Nations' Exports and Development: A Reply." Economic Development and Cultural Change, 38(4), pp. 851-854, July 1990. (with Gregory K. Schoepfle)

"Sweetheart Deal." The International Economy, 3(2), pp. 53-56, March/April 1989.

"The Impact of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act on Caribbean Nations' Exports and Development." Economic Development and Cultural Change, 36(4), pp. 753-796, July 1988. (with Gregory K. Schoepfle)

"Impacto del Sistema Generalizado de Preferencias de Estados Unidos sobre las exportaciones latioamericanas: posibles modificaciones." Integracion Latinoamericana, 99, pp. 18-26, March 1985. (in Spanish)

"Impacto del Sistema Generalizado de Preferencias de Estados Unidos sobre las exportaciones latinoamericanas." Integracion Latinoamericana, 93, pp. 3-47. August 1984. (in Spanish)

"An Economic Model of U.S. and Western Controls on Exports to the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe." in Congress of the United States, Joint Economic Committee, Soviet Economy in the 1980s: Problems and Prospects, Part Two, Washington: U.S. GPO, pp. 507-555, December 1982. (with T. Bayard and J. Perez-Lopez).

"A Constant Market Share Analysis of U.S. Export Growth: 1962-1977," in U.S. Department of Labor, Report on U.S. Competitiveness, Washington: U.S. GPO, September 1980. (with Harry P. Bowen).

"Forecasting Waterborne Exports with Alternative Regional Economic Models: A Statistical Analysis Based on the Charleston Port." The Review of Regional Studies, 8(1), pp. 97-106, Spring 1978


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Law and Economics

"The Ineffectiveness Of Location Incentive Programs: Evidence From Puerto Rico And Israel," Economic Development Quarterly, 22:2, May 2008, pp. 167-179. (with Dafna Schwartz and Michael Keren)

"The Continuing Saga of Gimmicky Investment Plans Targeting Puerto Rico," Worldwide Tax Daily, 11 August 2003.

" 'Throw' Me the Money: Section 936, Section 30A, and Section 956," Tax Notes, July 14, 2003.

"The Benefits and Costs of the Deferral of U.S. Taxes on Retained Earnings of Controlled Foreign Corporations." European Economic Review, 20, pp. 79-94, 1983. (with Don Rousslang).

"Stakes and Risks in Economic Sanctions." The World Economy, 6(1), pp. 73-87, (March) 1983. (with T. Bayard and J. Perez-Lopez).

"A Note on Uncertain Lifetimes: A Comment." Journal of Political Economy, 90(1), pp. 181-83, February 1982. (with Donald J. Rousslang).


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Trade Issues of Textile Industry

"Comparison of PRC and Vietnam's Responses to the Elimination of US Textile and Apparel Quotas: Economic and Cultural Perspectives," International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets, 2009. (with Amir Shoham)

"The Multifiber Arrangement - Round Four, The Refinement Continues." Law and Policy in International Business, 19(1), pp. 241-247, 1987.

"New Forms of Investment in Emerging and Declining Sectors: Textiles and Microelectronics." OECD Development Center Papers, 1985. (with Kenneth Flamm).

"Controles Comerciales Estadounidenses Sobre Exportaciones de Textiles." Integracion Latinoamericana, 101, pp. 61-64, December 1985. (with Jose Nunez del Arco, in Spanish).

"The Regional Welfare Effects of Tariff Reductions on Textile Products." The Journal of Regional Science, 23(3), pp. 323-336, August 1983. (with Randolph C. Martin).

"Economic Costs of Tariffs and Quotas on Textile and Apparel Products Imported into the United States: A Survey of the Literature and Implications for Policies." Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, 119(3), pp. 523-542, 1983.

"The Internationalization of the American Economy: the Textile Industry." The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 460, pp. 92-100, March 1982.

"The Regional Effects of Market Erosion and Tariff Reductions: A Study of the Textile Industry." Business and Economic Review, 27(3), pp. 34-43, December-January 1981. (with R.C. Martin).

"Direct Employment Effects of Increased Imports: A Case Study of the Textile Industry." Southern Economic Journal, 48(2), pp. 412-426, October 1981. (with R.C. Martin).

"The Welfare Effects of Reduced U.S. Tariff Restrictions on Imported Textile Products." Applied Economics, 12(4), pp. 455-465, December 1980. (with Charles E. Bradberry).


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Soviet and Post-Soviet International Trade

Review of Bruno S. Sergei, William T. Bagatelas, and Jana Kubicova, eds. Industries and Markets in Central and Eastern Europe. The Russian Review. 67:1, January 2008. pp. 178-180.

"The New Soviet - East European Economic Relationship: Post CMEA." Economic Systems, 15(2), pp. 309-321, October 1991.

"The New U.S. - Soviet Relationship." USCSAR Reports: The Soviet and East-Central European Economies in Transition, 1(3), pp. 3-5, Summer 1991.

"MFN Tariff Treatment of Imports from China: Effects on U.S. Employment." Journal of Policy Modeling, 3(3), pp. 361-373, 1981. (with T. Bayard, J. Orr and J. Perez-Lopez).

"Can Measures of GTC Explain CMEA Integration?: A Reply." The Association for Comparative Economic Studies Bulletin, 22(2), pp. 97-101, Summer 1980.

"Economic Determinants of Soviet Foreign Trade with Eastern Europe." European Economic Review, 14, pp. 45-59, July 1980.

"Gross Trade Creation and Diversion in CMEA: A Further Response to Jozef M. van Brabant." The Association for Comparative Economic Studies Bulletin, 20(1), pp. 61-63, Spring 1978.

"Soviet - Comecon Trade: The Question of Intra-Industry Specialization." Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, 114(2), pp. 297-304, 1978.

"Trade Creation and Trade Diversion in the Council of Mutual Economic Assistance: 1954-1970." American Economic Review, 67(4), pp. 713 - 722, September 1977.

"In Defense of the Gravity Model with Pooled Cross-Section and Time-Series Observations: A Reply to Jozef M. van Brabant." The Association for Comparative Economic Studies Bulletin, 19(1), pp. 99-108, Spring 1977.

"Trade Integration in the Council of Mutual Economic Assistance: Creation and Diversion l954-l970." The Association for Comparative Economic Studies Bulletin, 18(3), pp. 39-59, Fall 1976.

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Joseph Pelzman

Joseph Pelzman

Expertise: International Trade and Finance; International Trade Law; Economics of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), Law and Economics and Economies in Transition

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