Firms and Credit Constraints along the Global Value Chain: Processing Trade in China
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Previously circulated as "Firms and Credit Constraints along the Value-Added Chain: Processing Trade in China." We thank Pol Antràs, Richard Baldwin, Davin Chor, Paola Conconi, Robert Feenstra, Marc Melitz, and Bob Staiger for insightful conversations, and seminar and conference participants at 2013 AEA Annual Meeting, 2013 World Bank-ECB-PIIE Workshop on National Competitiveness, 2012 International Growth Centre Trade Programme Spring Meeting, 2012 West Coast Trade Workshop, 2012 HBS International Research Conference, 2012 Kiel Institute for World Economy Excellence Award in Global Affairs Workshop, 2012 Stockholm School of Economics Conference on Restructuring China's Economy, 2012 CEPII-GEP-Ifo Conference on China and the World Economy, 2012 ECB CompNet Workshop, Stanford, UC San Diego, Vanderbilt, Mannheim and LMU Munich for their comments. Kalina Manova acknowledges support from the International Growth Centre (LSE), the Freeman Spogli Institute (Stanford), and the Institute for Research in the Social Sciences (Stanford). The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.