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  • Exporter Dynamics and Productivity Dispersion within Industry 

    Ito, Keiko (Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, 2019-03-30)
    This paper uses firm-level panel data for Japan to examine between-firm productivity dispersion, and explore whether export market entry improves productivity and accelerates productivity catch-up by new exporters in relation to frontier firms. Even ...
  • Exchange Rate Movements, Exporting by Japanese firms, and the Role of R&D and Global Outsourcing 

    Inui, Tomohiko; Kim, Young Gak (Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, 2019-03-30)
    We investigate the effect of the exchange rate on Japanese firms’ performance in the international markets, using a comprehensive Japanese firm-level dataset. We examine the effect of firm characteristics on firm export dynamics at the firm–region ...
  • Product Innovation, Exporting, and Foreign Direct Investment: Theory and Evidence from China 

    Sun, Sizhong (Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, 2019-03-15)
    This paper explores the inter-connection between domestic firms’ product innovation, exporting, and the presence of foreign direct investment (FDI). We first set up a theoretical model where, in a monopolistically competitive market, heterogeneous firms ...
  • Export Dynamics and the Invoicing Currency 

    Hayakawa, Kazunobu; Matsuura, Toshiyuki; Laksanapanyakul, Nuttawut; Yoshimi, Taiyo (Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, 2019-03-15)
    In this paper, using finely disaggregated firm-level export data for Thailand, we examine how firms' export experience is related to the dynamic choice of the invoicing currency. We present evidence that the majority of exporters seldom change the ...

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