Firm-productivity and export under non-constant marginal costs

Mukherjee, Arijit (2017) Firm-productivity and export under non-constant marginal costs. Economics Bulletin, 37 (2). pp. 911-917. ISSN 1545-2921

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Abstract

Recent theoretical research shows that exporters are more productive than non- exporters. We show that this result holds almost trivially for the case of a constant marginal cost of production, as mainly assumed in the literature, but it may not hold true if the marginal cost is not constant. Our result provides a simple explanation for recent empirical evidence showing exporters can be less productive than non- exporters.

Item Type: Article
RIS ID: https://nottingham-repository.worktribe.com/output/858868
Keywords: Export, Non-constant marginal cost of production, Productivity
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham, UK > Faculty of Social Sciences > Nottingham University Business School
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Depositing User: Eprints, Support
Date Deposited: 08 May 2017 08:42
Last Modified: 04 May 2020 18:44
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/42575

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