Anthony Venables

Department of Economics
University of Oxford
Manor Road Building
Manor Road
Oxford OX1 3UQ, United Kingdom
and CEPR

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Institutional Affiliation: University of Oxford

NBER Working Papers and Publications

April 2018Place-Based Policies for Development
with Gilles Duranton: w24562
December 2013Comment on "Preferential Trade Agreements and the World Trade System: A Multilateralist View"
in Globalization in an Age of Crisis: Multilateral Economic Cooperation in the Twenty-First Century, Robert C. Feenstra and Alan M. Taylor, editors
December 2010Spiders and snakes: offshoring and agglomeration in the global economy
with Richard Baldwin: w16611

Published: Baldwin, Richard & Venables, Anthony J., 2013. "Spiders and snakes: Offshoring and agglomeration in the global economy," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 90(2), pages 245-254. citation courtesy of

February 2008The Dynamics of City Formation
with J. Vernon Henderson: w13769

Published: Vernon Henderson & Anthony Venables, 2009. "Dynamics of city formation," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics, vol. 12(2), pages 233-254, April.

January 2005A Multi-Country Approach to Factor-Proportions Trade and Trade Costs
with James R. Markusen: w11051

Published: Markusen, James R. & Venables, Anthony J., 2007. "Interacting factor endowments and trade costs: A multi-country, multi-good approach to trade theory," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 73(2), pages 333-354, November.

April 2004Timeliness, Trade and Agglomeration
with James Harrigan: w10404

Published: Harrigan, James and Anthony J. Venables. “Timeliness and Agglomeration.” Journal of Urban Economics 59 (March 2006): 300-316.

February 2004Geography and Export Performance: External Market Access and Internal Supply Capacity
with Stephen Redding
in Challenges to Globalization: Analyzing the Economics, Robert E. Baldwin and L. Alan Winters, editors
April 2003Geography and Export Performance: External Market Access and Internal Supply Capacity
with Stephen Redding: w9637

Published: Redding, Stephen and Anthony J. Venables. "South-East Asian Export Performance: External Market Access And Internal Supply Capacity," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 2003, v17(4,Dec), 404-441.

January 2003Globalization in History.A Geographical Perspective
with Nicholas Crafts
in Globalization in Historical Perspective, Michael D. Bordo, Alan M. Taylor and Jeffrey G. Williamson, editors
October 1997Foreign Direct Investment as a Catalyst for Industrial Development
with James R. Markusen: w6241

Published: European Economic Review, Vol. 43 (1999): 335-356. citation courtesy of

August 1996A Unified Treatment of Horizontal Direct Investment, Vertical Direct Investment, and the Pattern of Trade in Goods and Services
with James R. Markusen, Denise Eby Konan, Kevin H. Zhang: w5696
April 1996The Theory of Endowment, Intra-Industry, and Multinational Trade
with James R. Markusen: w5529

Published: Markusen, James R. and Anthony J. Venables. "The Theory Of Endowment, Intra-Industry And Multi-National Trade," Journal of International Economics, 2000, v52(2,Dec), 209-234. citation courtesy of

March 1996Multinational Production, Skilled Labor and Real Wages
with James R. Markusen: w5483

Published: in Richard Baldwin (ed), Dynamic Issues in Applied Commercial Policy Analysis, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999.

August 1995The Seamless World: A Spatial Model of International Specialization
with Paul Krugman: w5220
April 1995Globalization and the Inequality of Nations
with Paul Krugman: w5098

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 110, no. 4 (1995): 857-880. citation courtesy of

February 1995Multinational Firms and The New Trade Theory
with James R. Markusen: w5036

Published: Journal of International Economics 46 (1998), pp. 183-204. citation courtesy of

January 1994Trade Policy under Imperfect Competition: A Numerical Assessment
in Empirical Studies of Strategic Trade Policy, Paul Krugman and Alasdair Smith, editors
December 1993Integration, Specialization, and the Adjustment
with Paul Krugman: w4559

Published: European Economic Review, Vol. 40, nos. 3-5 (April 1996): 959-967.

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