Exporters in the financial crisis

Görg, H. and Spaliara, M. E. (2014) Exporters in the financial crisis. National Institute Economic Review, 228(1), R49-R57. (doi:10.1177/002795011422800105)

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Abstract

Using a large panel of UK manufacturing firms over the period 2000–9, we consider how firms responded during the most recent financial crisis, estimating models for export market participation decisions and firm growth and survival. The results indicate that financial variables are highly important in predicting export market entry, especially in the midst of the global financial crisis. With respect to firm growth and survival, we find that starters and continuous exporters are more likely to perform well in and out of the crisis than non-exporters.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Spaliara, Dr Marina Eliza
Authors: Görg, H., and Spaliara, M. E.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > Adam Smith Business School > Economics
Journal Name:National Institute Economic Review
Publisher:SAGE Publications
ISSN:0027-9501
ISSN (Online):1741-3036

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