Research

WORKING PAPERS

  • New Perspectives on the Decline of U.S. Manufacturing Employment

    October 2017

    (with Justin R. Pierce and Peter K. Schott)
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  • Offshoring and Reorganization

    January 2017

    (with Andrew Bernard, Valerie Smeets, and Frederic Warzynski)
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  • The Effects of Industry Classification Changes on US Employment Composition

    March 2016

    (with Shawn Klimek)

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PUBLICATIONS

  • The Margins of Global Sourcing: Theory and Evidence From U.S. Firms

    September 2017

    American Economic Review, 2017. 107(9): 2514-64. (with Pol Antràs and Felix Tintelnot) 

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    Vox-EU

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  • Technology and Production Fragmentation: Domestic versus Foreign Sourcing

    April 2017

    Review of Economic Studies, 2017. 84(2): 650-687.  Previously circulated asBreaking up is hard to do: Why firms fragment production across locations.”
    Published Version  
    NBER WP  
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  • Factoryless Goods Producing Firms

    May 2015

    American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 2015. 105, 518-23. (with Andrew Bernard)
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  • Factoryless Goods Producers in the US

    May 2017

    in L. Fontagne and A. Harrison (eds.), The Factory-Free Economy (chapter 5). Oxford University Press, 2017. (with Andrew Bernard) Featured in the Washington Post's Wonkblog,  Sep 2013 (link); the Wallstreet Journal, Mar 2014 (link).
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  • How Firms Respond to Business Cycles: The Role of Firm Age and Firm Size

    October 2013

    IMF Economic Review, 2013. 61, 520-559.  (with John Haltiwanger, Ron Jarmin, and Javier Miranda) Featured in The NBER Digest, Oct 2013 (link).
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WORK IN PROGRESS

  • Coagglomeration of Manufacturing and R&D: The Impact of Offshoring on Innovation

    (with Wolfgang Keller, Stephen Yeaple, and Nick Zolas)

  • The Evolution of U.S. Manufacturing

    (with Justin Pierce and Peter Schott)