Internationalization of Japanese Firms Evidence from Firm-level Data

This book takes a comprehensive look at Japanese firms engaging in export and foreign direct investment (FDI) and develops new methods and data to investigate the internationalization of firms, which is a focus issue in international trade. Using micro-level data, the book provides an introduction t...

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Main Author: Wakasugi, Ryuhei
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Tokyo Springer Japan 2014, 2014
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Findings Based on Firm-Level Data (Ryuhei Wakasugi, Banri Ito, Toshiyuki Matsuura, Hitoshi Sato, Ayumu Tanaka and Yasuyuki Todo)
  • 3 Heterogeneity and the Structure of Export and FDI: A Cross-Industry Analysis of Japanese Manufacturing (Ayumu Tanaka)
  • 4 The Role of Non-Productivity Factors in the Internationalization of Firms (Yasuyuki Todo)
  • 5 Entry into Foreign Markets through Foreign Direct Investment (Toshiyuki Matsuura and Hitoshi Sato)
  • 6 Productivity and Modes of Internationalization: Evidence from Japanese Firms (Ryuhei Wakasugi and Ayumu Tanaka)
  • 7 Foreign Direct Investment with Matching Frictions (Hitoshi Sato)
  • 8 Intra-firm Trade and Contract Completeness: Evidence from Japanese Foreign-affiliated Firms (Toshiyuki Matsuura and Banri Ito)