DP5613 Equilibrium Allele Distribution in Trading Populations
|Publication Date:||April 2006|
|Keyword(s):||comparative advantage, gene-culture co-evolution, genotypes, trade|
|Programme Areas:||Labour Economics|
|Link to this Page:||www.cepr.org/active/publications/discussion_papers/dp.php?dpno=5613|
This paper derives the conditions under which fitness-reducing alleles can survive in a long-run stationary equilibrium for a trading population, extending the results in Saint-Paul (2002) for arbitrary systems of sexual reproduction.