Replication data for: Border Effect or Country Effect? Seattle May Not Be So Far from Vancouver After All

Yuriy Gorodnichenko & Linda L. Tesar
This paper reexamines the evidence on the border effect. We argue that if there is cross-country heterogeneity in the distribution of within-country price differentials, there is no clear benchmark from which to gauge the effect of a border. In the absence of a structural model or a (natural) experiment, it is impossible to separate the \"border\" effect from the effect of trading with a country with a different distribution of prices. We show that the...
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