The Role of Intermediaries in Facilitating Trade
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We thank James Rauch, Peter Schott, Nina Pavcnik, Jon Vogel, David Weinstein, Chong Xiang, and seminar participants at the Columbia's International Trade Colloquium, the NBER China Working Group, and the NBER ITI Winter Meetings. We thank the Social Enterprise Program and the Chazen Institute at Columbia Business School for financial support. All errors are our own. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.