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    • Implied Comparative Advantage 

      Hausmann, Ricardo; Hidalgo, César A.; Stock, Daniel P.; Yildirim, Muhammed A. (Center for International Development at Harvard University, 2020-07)
      The comparative advantage of a location shapes its industrial structure. Current theoretical models based on this principle do not take a stance on how comparative advantages in different industries or locations are related ...
    • Measuring Venezuela Emigration with Twitter 

      Hausmann, Ricardo; Hinz, Julian; Yildirim, Muhammed A. (Center for International Development at Harvard University, 2018-05)
      Venezuela has seen an unprecedented exodus of people in recent months. In response to a dramatic economic downturn in which inflation is soaring, oil production tanking, and a humanitarian catastrophe unfolding, many ...
    • Production Ability and Economic Growth 

      Bustos, Sebastián; Yildirim, Muhammed A. (Center for International Development at Harvard University, 2019-03)
      Production is shaped by capability requirements of products and availability of these capabilities across locations. We propose a capabilities based production model and an empirical strategy to measure product sophistication ...