How responsive are Chinese exports to exchange rate changes? Evidence from firm-level data
Zhang, Xufei and Liu, Xiaoxuan (2012) How responsive are Chinese exports to exchange rate changes? Evidence from firm-level data. Journal of Development Studies, 48 (10). pp. 1489-1504. ISSN 0022-0388
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This article examines the impact of exchange rate changes on Chinese firms’ decisions on export market entry and export share. Using a large dataset for Chinese firms in 2000-2006, we find that changes in exchange rate levels play a significant role on both export extensive and intensive margins of Chinese firms. Compared to studies using macro data, our firm-level analysis allows us to control for firm and industry heterogeneity. Firm size and location matter. We do not find a difference between foreign and domestic firms in responding to exchange rate changes. Industry heterogeneity is also found to be important.
|Research Areas:||A. > School of Science and Technology > Design Engineering and Mathematics
A. > Business School > Economics
|Depositing User:||Dr X Zhang|
|Date Deposited:||20 Mar 2013 09:34|
|Last Modified:||13 Oct 2016 14:26|
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