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Lipsey & Chrystal: Economics 12e

Chapter 27

Ted Black's Economics Net-Textbook includes an exploration of the gains from trade, as well as for a single country, comparing autarky to (world) trade.

The impact of China's economic development is being felt in a variety of markets but the shipping market has been a primary benficiary of China's increased global trade activities: The Guardian's Freight shipping rides the crest of a wave (28th Aug 2003) outlines the basic situation. Equitymaster.com offers a more detailed analysis of the shipping industry.