Quid Pro Quo: Technology Capital Transfers for Market Access in China
NBER Working Paper No. 19249
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This paper is a major revision of an earlier draft entitled "Technology Capital Transfer." All materials are available at our website at www.minneapolisfed.org/research/sr/sr486.html, including the data on all Chinese patents. We thank Andy Atkeson, Dave Backus, Nick Bloom, Ariel Burstein, Galina Hale, Patrick Kehoe, Peter Klenow, Sam Kortum, Finn Kydland, Robert Lucas, Monika Piazzesi, Natalia Ramondo, Veronica Rappaport, Kim Ruhl, Martin Schneider, Kjetil Storesletten, Fabrizio Zilibotti and seminar participants at Arizona State University, the Econometric Society, the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, the National Bureau of Economic Research, Simon Fraser University, the Society for Economic Dynamics, Stanford, Sveriges Riksbank, University of British Columbia, University of College London, University of Santa Barbara, University of Washington, and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella for helpful comments on earlier drafts of the paper. We also thank Andrea Waddle for excellent research assistance and Jing Fang for his help with the Chinese patent data. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, the Federal Reserve System, or the National Bureau of Economic Research.