The Openness Index is an economic metric calculated as the ratio of country's
total trade, the sum of exports plus imports, to the country's gross domestic
The ratio of trade to GDP - an indicator of trade 'openness' - has increased for
most trading nations, and is a result of globalisation, and trade liberalisation.
Explore correlation between gross domestic product (GDP) and openness to
trade (trade as percentage of gdp). You can also click on individual countries and
Trade (% of GDP). World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National
Accounts data files. License: Open. LineBarMap. Share Details. 1960 - 2015.
www.cgu.edu/Include/spe/Conf Pol Econ Indicators 2007/A Guide To Measures of Trade Openness and Policy.pdf
Jul 31, 2007 ... To analysts and policymakers the issue of trade policy (or openness to ...
between trade openness and economic growth (Edwards , ...
Trade Openness Raises Economic Growth. "More open countries...have
experienced faster productivity growth throughout the decades 1960 to 1990.".
Openness to trade: exports plus imports as a share of GDP, ranked against ....
This indicator enables BIS to assess the UK's openness to trade over time and.
Sep 30, 2015 ... Global growth remains fragile after the 2008-2009 crisis. Trade growth is weaker
than at any time in the last two decades. While protectionism ...
May 22, 2012 ... trade openness and long-run economic growth over the sample period 1960-
2000. In contrast to previous studies focusing mainly on the period ...
Jun 1, 2008 ... Summary: This paper examines the mechanisms through which output volatility is
related to trade openness using an industry-level panel ...