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The Effects of Global Competition on Total Factor Productivity in U.S. Manufacturing


  • Louis Amato


  • Christie Amato



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  • Louis Amato & Christie Amato, 2001. "The Effects of Global Competition on Total Factor Productivity in U.S. Manufacturing," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer;The Industrial Organization Society, vol. 19(4), pages 405-421, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:revind:v:19:y:2001:i:4:p:405-421
    DOI: 10.1023/A:1012508411861

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    1. Kate Hynes & Eric Evans Osei Opoku & Isabel K. M. Yan, 2017. "Reaching Up and Reaching Out: The Impact of Competition on Firms’ Productivity and Export Decisions," Working Papers 201719, School of Economics, University College Dublin.

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