Working Papers

Research Papers are grouped by topic areas

Recent or recently updated working papers (since July 2015)

  • Two-sided Heterogeneity and Trade

    January 2017

    with Andreas Moxnes and Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe

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  • Importers, Exporters and the Division of the Gains from Trade

    October 2016

    with Swati Dhingra

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  • Production Networks, Geography and Firm Performance

    September 2016

    with Andreas Moxnes and Yukiko Saito

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  • Carry-Along Trade

    June 2016

    with Emily J. Blanchard, Ilke Van Beveren and Hylke Vandenbussche. A previous version was distributed as NBER Working Paper #18246 and CEPR Discussion paper #9067

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  • Global Firms

    December 2015

    with J. Bradford Jensen, Peter K. Schott and Stephen J. Redding

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  • Exporter Dynamics and Partial-Year Effects

    November 2015

    with Renzo Massari, Jose-Daniel Reyes and Daria Taglioni

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  • Product Switching and the Business Cycle

    August 2015

    with Toshi Okubo

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Globalization and Firms

These papers consider the relationship between international trade and the structure of economic activity.

  • Two-sided Heterogeneity and Trade

    January 2017

    with Andreas Moxnes and Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe

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  • Importers, Exporters, and the Division of the Gains from Trade

    October 2016

    with Swati Dhingra

    View Abstract
  • Production Networks, Geography and Firm Performance

    September 2016

    with Andreas Moxnes and Yukiko Saito

    View Abstract
  • Carry-Along Trade

    June 2016

    with Emily J. Blanchard, Ilke Van Beveren and Hylke Vandenbussche. A previous version was distributed as NBER Working Paper #18246 and CEPR Discussion paper #9067

    View Abstract
  • Global Firms

    December 2015

    with J. Bradford Jensen, Peter K. Schott and Stephen J. Redding

    View Abstract
  • Exporter Dynamics and Partial-Year Effects

    November 2015

    with Renzo Massari, Jose-Daniel Reyes and Daria Taglioni

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  • Factoryless Goods Producers in the US

    August 2013

    with Teresa Fort

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  • Chinese Exporters, Currency Exposure, and the Value of the Renminbi

    February 2008

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  • Strategic Responses to Multiple Dimensions of Low-Cost-Country Competition

    February 2007

    with Peter Koerte

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  • Transfer Pricing by U.S.-Based Multinationals

    August 2006

    with J. Bradford Jensen and Peter Schott

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  • Foreign Owners and Plant Survival

    October 2003

    with Fredrik Sjöholm

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  • Who Dies? International Trade, Market Structure and Industrial Restructuring

    April 2001

    with J. Bradford Jensen

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Multi-Product Firms and Product Switching

These papers consider the choice of products by firms in response to changes in market structure.

  • Carry-Along Trade

    June 2016

    with Emily J. Blanchard, Ilke Van Beveren and Hylke Vandenbussche. A previous version was distributed as NBER Working Paper #18246 and CEPR Discussion paper #9067

    View Abstract
  • Global Firms

    December 2015

    with J. Bradford Jensen, Peter K. Schott and Stephen J. Redding

    View Abstract
  • Product Switching and the Business Cycle

    August 2015

    with Toshi Okubo

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  • Multi-Product Firms and Product Switching in Japan

    July 2013

     with Toshihiro Okubo

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  • Concording EU Trade and Production Data over Time

    November 2012

    with Ilke Van Beveren and Hylke Vandenbussche (Concordance files and programs available here). This is also available as NBER Working Paper #18604 and CEPR Discussion paper #9254

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Exporting, Productivity, and Firm Performance

These papers consider the relationship between selling overseas and various aspects of firm performance including productivity.

  • Two-sided Heterogeneity and Trade

    January 2017

    with Andreas Moxnes and Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe

    View Abstract
  • Importers, Exporters and the Division of the Gains from Trade

    October 2016

    with Swati Dhingra

    View Abstract
  • Carry-Along Trade

    June 2016

    with Emily J. Blanchard, Ilke Van Beveren and Hylke Vandenbussche. A previous version was distributed as NBER Working Paper #18246 and CEPR Discussion paper #9067

    View Abstract
  • Global Firms

    December 2015

    with J. Bradford Jensen, Peter K. Schott and Stephen J. Redding

    View Abstract
  • Exporter Dynamics and Partial-Year Effects

    November 2015

    with Renzo Massari, Jose-Daniel Reyes and Daria Taglioni

    View Abstract
  • Concording EU Trade and Production Data over Time

    November 2012

    with Ilke Van Beveren and Hylke Vandenbussche (Concordance files and programs available here). This is also available as NBER Working Paper #18604 and CEPR Discussion paper #9254

    View Abstract

Deindustrialization, Globalization and The Manufacturing Firm

These papers consider the changing nature of firms that control the production of goods and the process of deindustrialization in advanced economies.

  • Factoryless Goods Producers in the US

    June 2013

    with Teresa Fort

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Other

  • A Note on Empirical Implementation of the Lens Condition

    December 2004

    with Raymond Robertson and Peter Schott

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  • The Life Cycle of a Minority-Owned Business: Implications for the American Economy"

    September 2004

    with Matthew J. Slaughter

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  • Trends and Transitions in the Long Run Growth of Nations

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