Firm Heterogeneity and Firm Behavior with Conditional Policies

12 Pages Posted: 9 Mar 2007 Last revised: 22 May 2021

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Svetlana A. Demidova

Department of Economics, McMaster University

Kala Krishna

Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Date Written: March 2007

Abstract

This paper shows that the result of Ju and Krishna (2002, 2005), i.e., the non-monotonicity in the comparative statics across regimes, disappears, if exporters differ in their productivities, which provides very different predictions about the results of policy changes.

Suggested Citation

Demidova, Svetlana A. and Krishna, Kala, Firm Heterogeneity and Firm Behavior with Conditional Policies (March 2007). NBER Working Paper No. w12950, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=969628

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