Application and Data Package for "A Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis", joint work by UN and WTO

Short Name: 
Trade Policy Analysis by UN and WTO 

This practical guide is targeted at economists with basic training and some experience in applied research and analysis. More specifically, on the economics side, a basic knowledge of international trade theory and policy is required, while on the empirical side, the prerequisite is familiarity with work on databases and with the use of STATA® (10 and above) software.

 
The Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis' website contains the material needed to perform the applications and exercises of chapters 1, 2, 3 and 6 of the Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis. It also contains solutions to applications and exercises of chapters 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6. This readme file ("How to use the application and exercise files") is divided into three parts. Part I concerns the installation of the material necessary for running the applications and exercises (point 1). Part II describes the organization of the material (point 2). Part III discusses some technicalities (points 3 to 10).
 
On the right side of website homepage, under "Table of contents" you will find the pdf version of the Practical guide to TPA and links to each chapter's page. Under "Additional resources" you will find two Stata ado files ("renvars.ado" and "outreg2.ado") that have to be installed for most do files to work.

 

Last version on: 
1 Jan, 2012 
Format: 
Stata 
Use Policy: 
Free to use, modify and distribute with due credits and citation. 
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Before extracting STATA do files and datasets please read and follow the instructions contained in "How to use the application and exercise files." (readme.pdf file)