Do multinational retailers affect the export competitiveness of host countries?

Conference object, Research English OPEN
Cheptea , Angela;
(2014)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Subject: Economies et finances | exportation | Microstructure des marchés | multinational retailers;export competitiveness;productivity gains;transnational networks;intermediaries | export competitiveness | transnational networks | réseau transnational | F12 | F23 | intermédiation | compétitivité | F14 | entreprise multinationale | [ SHS.ECO ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Economies and finances | [ QFIN.TR ] Quantitative Finance [q-fin]/Trading and Market Microstructure [q-fin.TR] | Q17 | gain de productivité | intermediaries | Economies and finances | multinational retailers | productivity gains | Trading and Market Microstructure | détaillant
    • ddc: ddc:330

The paper investigates how the overseas activity of multinational retailers (MRs) affects the global export patters of host country firms. Recent empirical work testifies that the entry of foreign retailers leads to a productivity upgrade in the domestic upstream sector... View more
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