This article investigates the dynamics and the international distribution of vertical specialization (VS) - the use of imported inputs to produce goods that are afterwards exported. We propose a relative measure of VS-based trade that combines information from Input-Output matrices and international trade data, producing results for a large sample of Nike Air Jordan Montreal
countries with a detailed product breakdown. We illustrate this measure by showing the evolution of VS activities at the world level over the 1967-2005 period. The results are consistent with partial evidence existing in the literature, pointing to a substantial increase of VS in high-technology products and in East Asia.
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the contour of three-letter strings composed of permutations of the letters (k, x) or (d, o, p). The strings were presented for 100 ms at various retinal eccentricities. 13 subjects were required to report the entire letter string. Both average contour scores and individual letter scores decrease with eccentricity. Position in the string appears to be of paramount importance, letters farthest from the fovea showing the best performance. The extensions of the letters seem to be salient cues for perceptual analysis. Shortening of the extensions causes reduced accuracy in contour recognition.