Industrial Spillovers in Developing Countries: Plant-level Evidence From Chile, Mexico, and Morocco
AbstractThis paper documents the procedure used to match firm-level data from the Quarterly Financial Reports (QFR) to plant-level (establishment) data from the Longitudinal Research Database (LRD). The resulting matched firms and their plants provide a link between a firm's financial structure and its manufacturing plants. The linked database provides a resource that researchers can use to examine the interaction of financial structure with firm decisions - including decisions such as employment, investment, mergers, and asset redeployment. Financial structure characteristics in the QFR include the composition and amount of debt claims.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau in its series Working Papers with number 98-1.
Date of creation: Jan 1998
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CES; economic; research; micro; data; microdata; chief; economist;
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- C J Krizan, 1998. "Industrial Spillovers In Developing Countries: Plant-Level Evidence From Chile, Mexico And Morocco," Working Papers 98-2, Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau.
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