Scale, Scope, and the International Expansion Strategies of Multiproduct Firms
NBER Working Paper No. 19166
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The statistical analysis of firm-level data on U.S. multinational corporations reported in this study was conducted at U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis under arrangements that maintained legal confidentiality requirements. Views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the Bureau of Economic Analysis. The author thanks the Human Capital Foundation, Andres Rodriguez-Clare, Arnaud Costinot, Lorenzo Caliendo, Stephen Redding, and conference and seminar participants at Columbia University, the University of Munich, UC-Santa Cruz, the Princeton Summer Conference, and the American Economic Association meetings. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.