The Productivity Effects of Services Liberalization Evidence from the Czech Republic April 25 , 2006

@inproceedings{Arnold2005ThePE,
  title={The Productivity Effects of Services Liberalization Evidence from the Czech Republic April 25 , 2006},
  author={Jens Arnold and Beata Smarzynska Javorcik and Aaditya Mattoo},
  year={2005}
}
While there is considerable empirical evidence on the impact of liberalizing trade in goods, the effects of services liberalization have not been empirically established. This study examines the link between services sector reforms and the productivity of manufacturing industries relying on services inputs. The results, based on firm-level data from the Czech Republic for the period 1998—2003, show a positive relationship between services sector reform and the performance of domestic firms in… CONTINUE READING

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