Standards and Export Decisions: Firm-Level Evidence from Developing Countries
Chen, Maggie Xiaoyang
Wilson, John S.
Trade Policy | International Trade Organizations F130 | Country and Industry Studies of Trade F140 | Business Objectives of the Firm L210 | International Linkages to Development | Role of International Organizations O190
Standards and technical regulations set in importing countries have become a rising concern to exporters, especially to those in developing countries. This paper examines the importance of various types of standards in developing-country firms' export decisions. Drawn f...