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Author Huiya Chen, A. ♦ Ab, Deborah L. Swenson
Source CiteSeerX
Content type Text
File Format PDF
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Multinational Firm ♦ New Chinese Export Transaction ♦ New Trade ♦ Chinese Trade ♦ Own-industry Multinational Firm Presence ♦ New Export Transaction ♦ Other-industry Exposure ♦ Private Chinese Trader ♦ Export Introduction ♦ Product Detail ♦ Other-industry Multinational Activity ♦ Lower-valued Export Introduction
Abstract We study Chinese trade between 1997-2003 to see how the presence of multinational firms affected the quality, frequency and survival of new export transactions by private Chinese traders. By exploiting the richness of the data that come from fine geographic and product detail, we show how own-industry multinational firm presence helped to stimulate new trade, and to elevate the quality of those trades. In contrast, while we find that greater concentrations of other-industry multinational activity was associated with greater export introduction, and longer survival, other-industry exposure was also correlated with lower-valued export introductions.
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Publisher Date 2006-01-01