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Chinese Firms' Entry to Export Markets: The Role of Foreign Export Spillovers

Florian Mayneris and Sandra Poncet.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2015; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 10550 words.

In this paper, the effect of proximity to multinational exporters on the creation of new export linkages (the extensive margin of trade) is debated. Using panel data from Chinese customs...

Exchange Rate Volatility, Financial Constraints, and Trade: Empirical Evidence from Chinese Firms

Jérôme Héricourt and Sandra Poncet.

in The World Bank Economic Review

January 2015; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; International Finance. 12388 words.

In this paper, we study how firm-level export performance is affected by Real Exchange Rate (RER) volatility and investigate whether this effect depends on existing financial constraints....

Export-market dynamics and firm-level productivity: evidence for UK tradable sectors

Richard Harris and Qian Cher Li.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2012; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; International Trade; Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Production and Organizations. 8587 words.

This study empirically assesses the microeconomic productivity impact associated with export-market transitions, providing the first analysis for the whole tradable economy for the UK....

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‘Fair trade’ coffee and the mitigation of local oligopsony power

Suphanit Piyapromdee, Russell Hillberry and Donald MacLaren.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

September 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 8903 words.

In recent years, there has been considerable growth in ‘fair trade’ markets for several commodities, most notably coffee. We argue that coffee is grown under conditions that might well...

Headquarter intensity and the choice between outsourcing versus integration at home or abroad

Stefano Federico.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 6980 words.

This article provides an empirical analysis of the choice between outsourcing and integration, with a distinction based on whether production is carried out at home or abroad. Using...

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Incomplete contracts, joint ventures, and ownership restrictions

Fan Cui.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 9726 words.

This article allows for both sole-ownership enterprises and joint ventures as forms of integrated production organizations in an economic environment with contract incompleteness and...

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Low-cost import competition and firm exit: evidence from the EU

Italo Colantone, Kristien Coucke and Leo Sleuwaegen.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2015; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; International Trade; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 10957 words.

This article investigates the impact of import competition on firm exit from the manufacturing industries of eight European Union countries. A distinction is made between imports...

The micro patterns of export diversification under financial constraints

Angelo Secchi, Federico Tamagni and Chiara Tomasi.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; International Trade; Financial Institutions and Services; Corporate Governance; International Finance. 10310 words.

Combining detailed data on export transactions and an informative firm-level measure of financing constraints, this article provides new evidence on the extent and dynamics of product and...

R&D, product innovation, and exporting: evidence from UK new technology based firms

Panagiotis Ganotakis and James H. Love.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; International Trade; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 10873 words.

We examine the relationship between R&D, product innovation, and exporting for a sample of new technology based firms (NTBFs) in the UK. Allowance is made for selection bias and for...

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The Role of Firm Factors in Demand, Cost, and Export Market Selection for Chinese Footwear Producers

Mark J Roberts, Daniel Yi Xu, Xiaoyan Fan and Shengxing Zhang.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 19366 words.

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In this article, we use micro data on both trade and production for a sample of large Chinese manufacturing firms in the footwear industry from 2002...

Trade Induced Technical Change? The Impact of Chinese Imports on Innovation, IT and Productivity

Nicholas Bloom, Mirko Draca and John Van Reenen.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; International Trade; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Manufacturing. 17128 words.

We examine the impact of Chinese import competition on broad measures of technical change—patenting, IT, and TFP—using new panel data across twelve European countries from 1996 to 2007. In...

Value chains, networks and clusters: reframing the global automotive industry

Timothy Sturgeon, Johannes Van Biesebroeck and Gary Gereffi.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; International Trade; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 10821 words.

In this article, we apply global value chain (GVC) analysis to recent trends in the global automotive industry, with special attention paid to the case of North America. We use the three...

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Vertical Ownership and Export Performance: Firm-Level Evidence from the Food Industry

Carl Gaigné, Karine Latouche and Stéphane Turolla.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 14774 words.

This article examines whether ownership arrangements between food firms and intermediaries improve the export performance of the former. We develop a theoretical model of trade with...