Self selection among different export markets

Using a rich database on Italian manufacturing firms, we test the hypothesis that self-selection mechanisms differ from market to market. We observe significant ex ante productivity differences between firms starting to export to distinct geographical areas. Country characteristics such as size, dis...

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Volume: 117
Main Author: Serti, Francesco
Tomasi, Chiara
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: LAUSANNE Elsevier B.V 01.10.2012
ELSEVIER SCIENCE SA
published in: Economics letters Vol. 117; no. 1; pp. 102 - 105
ORCID: 0000-0002-8057-5298
Data of publication: October 2012
ISSN: 0165-1765
1873-7374
EISSN: 1873-7374
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
F10
J21
F16
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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