Working Paper

Learning on the Quick and Cheap: Gains from Trade through Imported Expertise

Kiel Working Papers, 1251

Gains from productivity and knowledge transmission arising from the presence of foreign firms has received a good deal of empirical attention, but micro-foundations for this mechanism are weak . Here we focus on production by foreign experts who may train


James R. Markusen
Thomas F. Rutherford


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F13, F23