1. [12 points, wordcount recommendation: approx. 600-700 words] (a) Gather expor

1. [12 points, wordcount recommendation: approx. 600-700 words]
(a) Gather export data on Vietnam’s rice and coffee industry from 2015-2021, including
the types of rice/coffee exported, main recipient countries and also imports of
rice/coffee into Vietnam. Analyse the market structure and the main determinants for
Vietnam’s market for rice and coffee. (4 points)
(b) Gather data on wage and employment in the rice and coffee industry for 2015-
2021. Use the specific factor model to illustrate both industries together. Provide a
drawing that resembles the reality as closely as possible. (4 points)
(c) Theoretical question: Assume that the Vietnamese government is considering to
allow foreign unskilled workers to enter Vietnam in order to work in the rice
industry. These workers would not be allowed to work in any other industry. How
would this affect the rice and coffee industry in the model framework that you
presented in b)? Provide a graph. Explain your answer. Provide a
recommendation to the Vietnamese government whether they should allow this
measure, based on your findings. (4 points)

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