Quotation Foster-McGregor, Neil, Isaksson, Anders, Kaulich, Florian. 2014. Learning-by-exporting versus self-selection: New evidence for 19 sub-Saharan African countries. Economics Letters 125 (2): S. 212-214.


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We examine learning-by-exporting effects of manufacturing and services firms in 19 sub-Saharan African countries. Comparing several outlier-robust estimators, our results provide evidence for positive effects in the manufacturing sector when using the MM estimator, but not in the services sector.

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Status of publication Published
Affiliation WU
Type of publication Journal article
Journal Economics Letters
Citation Index SSCI
WU Journalrating 2009 A
WU-Journal-Rating new FIN-A, STRAT-B, VW-B, WH-B
Language English
Title Learning-by-exporting versus self-selection: New evidence for 19 sub-Saharan African countries
Volume 125
Number 2
Year 2014
Page from 212
Page to 214
Reviewed? Y
URL http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165176514003474#
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2014.09.011
JEL JEL J24, F14, O55

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Kaulich, Florian (Details)
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Foster-McGregor, Neil (United Nations University–Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on I, Netherlands)
Isaksson, Anders (United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Austria)
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Institute for International Economics and Development IN (Details)
Research areas (Ă–STAT Classification 'Statistik Austria')
5300 Economics (Details)
5334 Political economic policy (Details)
5344 Foreign trade (Details)
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