Export Versus FDI with Heterogeneous Firms

  title={Export Versus FDI with Heterogeneous Firms},
  author={ARC and J. Manisha and ELITZ and TEPHEN and R. Y and EAPLE},
Multinational sales have grown at high rates over the last two decades, outpacing the remarkable expansion of trade in manufactures. Consequently, the trade literature has sought to incorporate the mode of foreign market access into the “new” trade theory. This literature recognizes that Ž rms can serve foreign buyers through a variety of channels: they can export their products to foreign customers, serve them through foreign subsidiaries, or license foreign Ž rms to produce their products… CONTINUE READING
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