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Sourafel Girma

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Working papers

  1. Du, Jun & Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Stepanok, Ignat, 2022. "Who Wins and Who Loses from State Subsidies?," IZA Discussion Papers 15249, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Ye Bai & Sourafel Girma & Alejandro Riaño, 2020. "Corporate Acquisitions and Firm-Level Uncertainty: Domestic Versus Cross-Border Deals," CESifo Working Paper Series 8079, CESifo.
  3. Bai, Y. & Girma, S. & Riaño, A., 2020. "Corporate Acquisitions and Firm-level Uncertainty: Domestic versus Cross-Border Deals," Working Papers 20/09, Department of Economics, City University London.
  4. Sourafel Girma & Holger Goerg, 2020. "Productivity effects of processing and ordinary export market entry: A time-varying treatments approach," Discussion Papers 2020-18, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  5. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Kersting, Erasmus, 2019. "Which Boats are lifted by a Foreign Tide? Direct and Indirect Wage Effects of Foreign Ownership," Open Access Publications from Kiel Institute for the World Economy 265100, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  6. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Stepanok, Ignat, 2019. "Subsidies, spillovers and exports," KCG Working Papers 20, Kiel Centre for Globalization (KCG).
  7. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger & Lancheros, Sandra, 2015. "Investment Liberalisation, Technology Take-off and Export Market Entry: Does Foreign Ownership Structure Matter?," IZA Discussion Papers 8997, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  8. Sourafel Girma & Sandra Lancheros & Alejandro Riaño, 2015. "Global Engagement and Returns Volatility," CESifo Working Paper Series 5650, CESifo.
  9. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger & Lancheros, Sandra, 2014. "Estimating Direct and Indirect Effects of Foreign Direct Investment on Firm Productivity in the Presence of Interactions between Firms," IZA Discussion Papers 8509, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  10. Girma, Sourafel & Hanley, Aoife, 2013. "How green are exporters?," Kiel Working Papers 1887, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  11. M. Shahid Embrahim & Sourafel Girma & M. Eskander Shah & Jonathan Williams, 2013. "Rationalizing the Value Premium in Emerging Markets," Working Papers 13010, Bangor Business School, Prifysgol Bangor University (Cymru / Wales).
  12. Girma, Sourafel & Hanley, Aoife, 2013. "How green are exporters?," Kiel Working Papers 1887, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  13. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger & Lancheros, Sandra, 2012. "Foreign ownership structure, technology upgrading and exports: Evidence from Chinese firms," Kiel Working Papers 1793, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  14. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Hanley, Aoife & Strobl, Eric, 2010. "The effect of grant receipt on start-up size: Evidence from plant level data," Kiel Working Papers 1607, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  15. Driffield, Nigel & Girma, Sourafel & Henry, Michael & Taylor, Karl, 2010. "Wage Inequality, Linkages and FDI," IZA Discussion Papers 4722, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  16. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2009. "Finance and Firm Start-up Size: Quantile Regression Evidence from China," Discussion Papers 09/12, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  17. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2009. "Source of Finance, Growth and Firm Size - Evidence from China," WIDER Working Paper Series RP2009-03, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  18. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Wagner, Joachim, 2009. "Subsidies and exports in Germany: first evidence from enterprise panel data," Kiel Working Papers 1481, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  19. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Wagner, Joachim, 2009. "Subsidies and Exports in Germany: First Evidence from Enterprise Panel Data," IZA Discussion Papers 4076, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  20. Kevin Amess & Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2009. "Full and Partial Privatization in China: The Labor Consequences," Discussion Papers 09/11, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  21. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2008. "Multinationals, Access to Finance and the Exports of Private Firms in China," Discussion Papers 08/03, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  22. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2008. "The Effects of Foreign Acquisition on Domestic and Export Markets Dynamics in China," Discussion Papers 08/04, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  23. Panicos O. Demetriades & Jun Du & Sourafel Girma & Chenggang Xu, 2008. "Does the Chinese Banking System Promote the Growth of Firms?," Discussion Papers in Economics 08/6, Division of Economics, School of Business, University of Leicester.
  24. Girma, Sourafel & Hanley, Aoife & Tintelnot, Felix, 2008. "Exporting and the environment: a new look with micro-data," Kiel Working Papers 1423, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  25. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger, 2008. "Foreign direct investment, access to finance, and innovation activity in Chinese enterprises," Kiel Working Papers 1400, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  26. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger, 2008. "Foreign direct investment, access to finance, and innovation activity in Chinese enterprises," Kiel Working Papers 1400, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  27. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger & Yu, Zhihong, 2008. "Can production subsidies explain China's export performance? Evidence from firm level data," Kiel Working Papers 1442, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  28. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger & Yu, Zhihong, 2008. "Can production subsidies explain China's export performance? Evidence from firm level data," Kiel Working Papers 1442, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  29. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2007. "Does the Source of Finance Matter for Firm Growth? Evidence from China," Discussion Papers 07/39, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  30. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & ,, 2007. "Exporting, Linkages and Productivity Spillovers from Foreign Direct Investment," CEPR Discussion Papers 6383, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  31. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2007. "Red Capitalists: Political Connections and the Growth and Survival of Start-up Companies in China," Discussion Papers 07/40, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  32. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Strobl, Eric & Walsh, Frank, 2007. "Creating Jobs Through Public Subsidies: An Empirical Analysis," IZA Discussion Papers 3168, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  33. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg & Aoife Hanley, 2007. "R&D and exporting: A comparison of British and Irish firms," Discussion Papers 07/18, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  34. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Gong, Yundan & Yu, Zhihong, 2007. "Can Production Subsidies Foster Export Activity? Evidence from Chinese Firm Level Data," CEPR Discussion Papers 6052, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  35. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Gong, Yundan, 2006. "Can You Teach Old Dragons New Tricks? FDI and Innovation Activity in Chinese State-Owned Enterprises," CEPR Discussion Papers 5838, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  36. Karuna Gomanee, 2006. "Aid, Public Spending and Human Welfare: Evidence from Quantile Regressions," Working Papers id:761, eSocialSciences.
  37. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger, 2006. "Evaluating the Foreign Ownership Wage Premium Using a Difference-in-Differences Matching Approach," CEPR Discussion Papers 5788, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  38. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger, 2006. "Multinationals' Productivity Advantage: Scale or Technology," CEPR Discussion Papers 5841, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  39. Sourafel Girma & Anja Shortland, 2005. "The Political Economy of Financial Liberalisation," Discussion Papers in Economics 05/12, Division of Economics, School of Business, University of Leicester, revised Oct 2005.
  40. Karuna Gomanee & Sourafel Girma & Oliver Morrissey, 2005. "Aid and Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa: Accounting for Transmission Mechanisms," WIDER Working Paper Series RP2005-60, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  41. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger, 2005. "Foreign direct investment, spillovers and absorptive capacity: Evidence from quantile regressions," Kiel Working Papers 1248, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel).
  42. Sourafel Girma & David Paton, 2005. "Matching Estimates of the Impact of Over-the-Counter Emergency Birth Control on Teenage Pregnancy," Occasional Papers 15, Industrial Economics Division.
  43. Sourafel Girma & Anja Shortland, 2004. "The Political Economy of Financial Development," Discussion Papers in Economics 04/21, Division of Economics, School of Business, University of Leicester, revised Oct 2004.
  44. Eric Strobl & Sourafel Girma & Holger Gorg, 2004. "Government Grants, Plant Survival And Employment Growth: A Micro-Econometric Analysis," Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2004 99, Royal Economic Society.
  45. GIRMA, Sourafel & GOERG, Holger & STROBL, Eric, 2004. "Exports, international investment, and plant performance : evidence from a non-parametric test," LIDAM Discussion Papers CORE 2004009, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE).
  46. Sourafel Girma & Kevin Amess, 2004. "Do Stock Markets Value Firm-Level Technical Efficiency? Some UK Evidence," Discussion Papers in Economics 04/23, Division of Economics, School of Business, University of Leicester.
  47. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg, 2003. "Outsourcing, Foreign Ownership and Productivity: Evidence from UK Establishment Level Data," Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin 361, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research.
  48. Sourafel Girma & Abbi Kedir, 2003. "Is Education More Benficial to the Less Able? Eocnometric Evidence from Ethiopia," Discussion Papers in Economics 03/1, Division of Economics, School of Business, University of Leicester.
  49. Sourafel Girma & Abbi M. Kedir, 2003. "Quadratic Food Engel Curves with Measurement Error: Evidence from a Budget Survey," Discussion Papers in Economics 03/17, Division of Economics, School of Business, University of Leicester.
  50. Thompson, Steve & Sourafel Girma & Peter W Wright, 2003. "Corporate Governance Reforms and Executive Compensation Determination: Evidence from the UK," Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2003 202, Royal Economic Society.
  51. Sourafel Girma, 2003. "Absorptive capacity and productivity spillovers From FDI: a threshold regression analysis," European Economy Group Working Papers 25, European Economy Group.
  52. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger, 2003. "Evaluating the Causal Effects of Foreign Acquisition on Domestic Skilled and Unskilled Wages," IZA Discussion Papers 903, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  53. Sourafel Girma, & Holger Görg, 2003. "Foreign direct investmant, spillovers and absorptive capacity: Evidence from quantile regressions," The Institute for International Integration Studies Discussion Paper Series iiisdp01, IIIS.
  54. Wright, Peter & Thompson, Steve & Girma, Sourafel, 2002. "Merger Activity and Executive Pay," CEPR Discussion Papers 3255, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  55. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger, 2002. "Foreign Ownership, Returns to Scale and Productivity: Evidence from UK Manufacturing Establishments," CEPR Discussion Papers 3503, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  56. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger, 2001. "Blessing or Curse? Domestic Plants' Survival and Employment Prospects After Foreign Acquisition," CEPR Discussion Papers 2994, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  57. Wakelin, Katharine & Girma, Sourafel, 2001. "Regional Underdevelopment: Is FDI the Solution? A Semiparametric Analysis," CEPR Discussion Papers 2995, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  58. Q Li & S Girma, "undated". "Exporting, FDI, and Labour Demand Adjustment: Evidence from the UK Manufacturing," Working Papers 2006_18, Business School - Economics, University of Glasgow.
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Articles

  1. Bai, Ye & Girma, Sourafel & Riaño, Alejandro, 2024. "Corporate acquisitions and firm-level uncertainty: Domestic versus cross-border deals," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 140(C).
  2. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg & Ignat Stepanok, 2023. "Who wins and who loses from state subsidies?," Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 56(3), pages 1007-1031, August.
  3. Girma, Sourafel & Paton, David, 2022. "Is assisted suicide a substitute for unassisted suicide?," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 145(C).
  4. Mansoor Alruqi & Martin Baumers & David T. Branson & Sourafel Girma, 2022. "The Challenge of Deploying Failure Modes and Effects Analysis in Complex System Applications—Quantification and Analysis," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 14(3), pages 1-23, January.
  5. Sourafel Girma & Hibret Maemir, 2022. "Joint effects of exporting and outward FDI on firm‐level capital investment in India," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 26(1), pages 606-624, February.
  6. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg, 2022. "Productivity effects of processing and ordinary export market entry: A time‐varying treatments approach," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 30(3), pages 836-853, August.
  7. Yundan Gong & Sourafel Girma, 2021. "Top management gender diversity and performance: in search of threshold effects," Cambridge Journal of Economics, Cambridge Political Economy Society, vol. 45(1), pages 109-127.
  8. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Stepanok, Ignat, 2020. "Subsidies, spillovers and exports," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 186(C).
  9. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg & Erasmus Kersting, 2019. "Which boats are lifted by a foreign tide? Direct and indirect wage effects of foreign ownership," Journal of International Business Studies, Palgrave Macmillan;Academy of International Business, vol. 50(6), pages 923-947, August.
  10. Sourafel Girma & Sandra Lancheros & Alejandro Riaño, 2016. "Global Engagement and Returns Volatility," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 78(6), pages 814-833, December.
  11. Sourafel Girma & Aoife Hanley, 2015. "How Green are Exporters?," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 62(3), pages 291-309, July.
  12. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger & Lancheros, Sandra, 2015. "Estimating direct and indirect effects of foreign direct investment on firm productivity in the presence of interactions between firms," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(1), pages 157-169.
  13. Sourafel Girma & Dev Vencappa, 2015. "Financing sources and firm level productivity growth: evidence from Indian manufacturing," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 44(3), pages 283-292, December.
  14. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger & Lancheros, Sandra, 2015. "Investment liberalisation, technology take-off and export markets entry: Does foreign ownership structure matter?," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 116(C), pages 254-269.
  15. Girma, Sourafel & Paton, David, 2015. "Is education the best contraception: The case of teenage pregnancy in England?," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 131(C), pages 1-9.
  16. Ebrahim, M. Shahid & Girma, Sourafel & Shah, M. Eskandar & Williams, Jonathan, 2014. "Rationalizing the value premium in emerging markets," Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Elsevier, vol. 29(C), pages 51-70.
  17. Kevin Amess & Sourafel Girma & Mike Wright, 2014. "The Wage and Employment Consequences of Ownership Change," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 35(2), pages 161-171, March.
  18. Ebrahim, M. Shahid & Girma, Sourafel & Shah, M. Eskandar & Williams, Jonathan, 2014. "Dynamic capital structure and political patronage: The case of Malaysia," International Review of Financial Analysis, Elsevier, vol. 31(C), pages 117-128.
  19. Sourafel Girma & David Greenaway, 2013. "‘Who Benefits from Foreign Direct Investment in the United Kingdom?’ more than 10 Years on," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 60(5), pages 575-577, November.
  20. Sourafel Girma & David Paton, 2013. "Does Parental Consent for Birth Control Affect Underage Pregnancy Rates? The Case of Texas," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 50(6), pages 2105-2128, December.
  21. Sourafel Girma, 2012. "Twenty Years of Economic and Financial Reforms in India: Special Issue Introduction," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 35(1), pages 1-2, January.
  22. Michael Henry & Richard Kneller & Chris Milner & Sourafel Girma, 2012. "Do Natural Barriers Affect the Relationship Between Trade Openness and Growth?," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 74(1), pages 1-19, February.
  23. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2012. "Firm Size, Source of Finance, and Growth - Evidence from China," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 19(3), pages 397-419, November.
  24. Girma, Sourafel & Paton, David, 2011. "The impact of emergency birth control on teen pregnancy and STIs," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 30(2), pages 373-380, March.
  25. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2011. "Cost economies, efficiency and productivity growth in the Chinese banking industry: evidence from a quarterly panel dataset," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 41(1), pages 199-226, August.
  26. Andy Lockett & Johan Wiklund & Per Davidsson & Sourafel Girma, 2011. "Organic and Acquisitive Growth: Re‐examining, Testing and Extending Penrose's Growth Theory," Journal of Management Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 48(1), pages 48-74, January.
  27. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2010. "Red Capitalists: Political Connections and Firm Performance in China," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 63(4), pages 530-545, November.
  28. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg & Aoife Hanley & Eric Strobl, 2010. "The effect of grant receipt on start-up size: Evidence from plant level data," Journal of International Entrepreneurship, Springer, vol. 8(4), pages 371-391, December.
  29. Sourafel Girma & Yundan Gong & Holger Görg & Zhihong Yu, 2009. "Can Production Subsidies Explain China's Export Performance? Evidence from Firm‐level Data," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 111(4), pages 863-891, December.
  30. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan & Görg, Holger, 2009. "What Determines Innovation Activity in Chinese State-owned Enterprises? The Role of Foreign Direct Investment," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 37(4), pages 866-873, April.
  31. Kevin Amess & Sourafel Girma, 2009. "Do Stock Markets Value Efficiency?," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 56(3), pages 321-331, July.
  32. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg & Joachim Wagner, 2009. "Subsidies and Exports in Germany. First Evidence from Enterprise Panel Data," Applied Economics Quarterly (formerly: Konjunkturpolitik), Duncker & Humblot, Berlin, vol. 55(3), pages 179-198.
  33. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2009. "The Effects of Foreign Acquisition on Domestic and Export Markets Dynamics in China," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 32(1), pages 164-177, January.
  34. Nigel Driffield & Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2008. "Optimal geographic diversification and firm performance: evidence from the U.K," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 30(2), pages 145-154, October.
  35. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg & Aoife Hanley, 2008. "R&D and Exporting: A Comparison of British and Irish Firms," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 144(4), pages 750-773, December.
  36. Sourafel Girma & Anja Shortland, 2008. "The political economy of financial development," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 60(4), pages 567-596, October.
  37. Girma, Sourafel & Görg, Holger & Strobl, Eric & Walsh, Frank, 2008. "Creating jobs through public subsidies: An empirical analysis," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 15(6), pages 1179-1199, December.
  38. Girma, Sourafel & Gong, Yundan, 2008. "Putting people first? Chinese state-owned enterprises' adjustment to globalisation," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 26(2), pages 573-585, March.
  39. Sourafel Girma & Yundan Gong, 2008. "FDI, Linkages and the Efficiency of State-Owned Enterprises in China," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(5), pages 728-749.
  40. Sourafel Girma & Yundan Gong & Holger Görg, 2008. "Foreign Direct Investment, Access to Finance, and Innovation Activity in Chinese Enterprises," The World Bank Economic Review, World Bank, vol. 22(2), pages 367-382, June.
  41. Sourafel Girma & Richard Kneller & Mauro Pisu, 2008. "Trade Creation, Replacement, and Destruction in Regional Trade Agreements: Micro‐level Evidence for the UK," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 16(1), pages 142-158, February.
  42. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg & Mauro Pisu, 2008. "Exporting, linkages and productivity spillovers from foreign direct investment," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 41(1), pages 320-340, February.
  43. Girma, Sourafel & Kneller, Richard & Pisu, Mauro, 2007. "Do exporters have anything to learn from foreign multinationals?," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 51(4), pages 993-1010, May.
  44. Sourafel Girma & Steve Thompson & Peter W. Wright, 2007. "Corporate Governance Reforms And Executive Compensation Determination: Evidence From The Uk," Manchester School, University of Manchester, vol. 75(1), pages 65-81, January.
  45. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg, 2007. "The Role of the Efficiency Gap for Spillovers from FDI: Evidence from the UK Electronics and Engineering Sectors," Open Economies Review, Springer, vol. 18(2), pages 215-232, April.
  46. Sourafel Girma & Steve Thompson, 2007. "Control Transactions: Productivity, Wage and Employment Implications: An Introduction," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 14(2), pages 153-159.
  47. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg, 2007. "Multinationals’ Productivity Advantage: Scale Or Technology?," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 45(2), pages 350-362, April.
  48. Girma, Sourafel & Wakelin, Katharine, 2007. "Local productivity spillovers from foreign direct investment in the U.K. electronics industry," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 37(3), pages 399-412, May.
  49. Girma, Sourafel & Gorg, Holger & Strobl, Eric, 2007. "The effect of government grants on plant level productivity," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 94(3), pages 439-444, March.
  50. Abbi Kedir & Sourafel Girma, 2007. "Quadratic Engel Curves with Measurement Error: Evidence from a Budget Survey," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 69(1), pages 123-138, February.
  51. Jun Du & Sourafel Girma, 2007. "Finance and Firm Export in China," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 60(1), pages 37-54, February.
  52. Girma, Sourafel & Gorg, Holger & Strobl, Eric, 2007. "The effects of government grants on plant survival: A micro-econometric analysis," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 25(4), pages 701-720, August.
  53. Girma, Sourafel & Gorg, Holger, 2007. "Evaluating the foreign ownership wage premium using a difference-in-differences matching approach," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 72(1), pages 97-112, May.
  54. Sourafel Girma & Steve Thompson & Peter Wright, 2006. "International Acquisitions, Domestic Competition and Firm Performance," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 13(3), pages 335-349.
  55. Sourafel Girma & David Paton, 2006. "Matching estimates of the impact of over‐the‐counter emergency birth control on teenage pregnancy," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 15(9), pages 1021-1032, September.
  56. Sourafel Girma & Steve Thompson & Peter W. Wright, 2006. "The Impact of Merger Activity on Executive Pay in the United Kingdom," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 73(290), pages 321-339, May.
  57. Aoife Hanley & Sourafel Girma, 2006. "New Ventures and their Credit Terms," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 26(4), pages 351-364, May.
  58. Sourafel Girma & Richard Kneller & Mauro Pisu, 2005. "Exports versus FDI: An Empirical Test," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 141(2), pages 193-218, July.
  59. Sourafel Girma & Abbi Kedir, 2005. "Heterogeneity in returns to schooling: Econometric evidence from Ethiopia," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 41(8), pages 1405-1416.
  60. Sourafel Girma, 2005. "Book Review: Panel Data Econometrics," Econometric Reviews, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 24(1), pages 109-111.
  61. Karuna Gomanee & Sourafel Girma & Oliver Morrissey, 2005. "Aid and growth in Sub-Saharan Africa: accounting for transmission mechanisms," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 17(8), pages 1055-1075.
  62. Sourafel Girma, 2005. "Safeguarding Jobs? Acquisition FDI and Employment Dynamics in U.K. Manufacturing," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 141(1), pages 165-178, April.
  63. Karuna Gomanee & Sourafel Girma & Oliver Morrissey, 2005. "Aid, public spending and human welfare: evidence from quantile regressions," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 17(3), pages 299-309.
  64. Sourafel Girma, 2005. "Absorptive Capacity and Productivity Spillovers from FDI: A Threshold Regression Analysis," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 67(3), pages 281-306, June.
  65. Sourafel Girma & Richard Kneller, 2005. "Convergence In The Uk Service Sector: Firm Level Evidence, 1988–1998," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 52(5), pages 736-746, November.
  66. Sourafel Girma, 2005. "Technology Transfer from Acquisition FDI and the Absorptive Capacity of Domestic Firms: An Empirical Investigation," Open Economies Review, Springer, vol. 16(2), pages 175-187, April.
  67. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg, 2004. "Outsourcing, Foreign Ownership, and Productivity: Evidence from UK Establishment‐level Data," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 12(5), pages 817-832, November.
  68. Sourafel Girma & Avid Greenaway & Richard Kneller, 2004. "Does Exporting Increase Productivity? A Microeconometric Analysis of Matched Firms," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 12(5), pages 855-866, November.
  69. Girma, Sourafel & Gorg, Holger & Strobl, Eric, 2004. "Exports, international investment, and plant performance: evidence from a non-parametric test," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 83(3), pages 317-324, June.
  70. Martin J. Conyon & Sourafel Girma & Steve Thompson & Peter W. Wright, 2004. "Do Wages Rise or Fall Following Merger?," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 66(5), pages 847-862, December.
  71. Girma, Sourafel, 2003. "The Domestic Performance of UK Multinational Firms," National Institute Economic Review, National Institute of Economic and Social Research, vol. 185, pages 78-92, July.
  72. Girma, Sourafel & Greenaway, David & Kneller, Richard, 2003. "Export market exit and performance dynamics: a causality analysis of matched firms," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 80(2), pages 181-187, August.
  73. Nigel Driffield & Sourafel Girma, 2003. "Regional Foreign Direct Investment and Wage Spillovers: Plant Level Evidence from the UK Electronics Industry," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 65(4), pages 453-474, September.
  74. Sourafel Girma & Steve Thompson & Peter W. Wright, 2002. "Why are Productivity and Wages Higher in Foreign Firms?," The Economic and Social Review, Economic and Social Studies, vol. 33(1), pages 93-100.
  75. Conyon, Martin J. & Girma, Sourafel & Thompson, Steve & Wright, Peter W., 2002. "The impact of mergers and acquisitions on company employment in the United Kingdom," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 46(1), pages 31-49, January.
  76. Sourafel Girma & Zhihao Yu, 2002. "The link between immigration and trade: Evidence from the United Kingdom," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 138(1), pages 115-130, March.
  77. Sourafel Girma & Steve Thompson & Peter Wright, 2002. "Multinational activity and CEO compensation: Preliminary evidence from large UK firms," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 138(4), pages 680-693, December.
  78. Sourafel Girma & David Greenaway & Katherine Wakelin, 2002. "Does antidumping stimulate FDI? Evidence from Japanese firms in the UK," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 138(3), pages 414-436, September.
  79. Martin J. Conyon & Sourafel Girma & Steve Thompson & Peter W. Wright, 2002. "The productivity and wage effects of foreign acquisition in the United Kingdom," Journal of Industrial Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 50(1), pages 85-102, March.
  80. Sourafel Girma, 2002. "The Process of European Integration and the Determinants of Entry by non–EU Multinationals in UK Manufacturing," Manchester School, University of Manchester, vol. 70(3), pages 315-335, June.
  81. Conyon, Martin J. & Girma, Sourafel & Thompson, Steve & Wright, Peter W., 2001. "Do hostile mergers destroy jobs?," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 45(4), pages 427-440, August.
  82. Sourafel Girma, 2001. "A Note on Dynamic Modelling from Short and Heterogeneous Pseudo Panels," Statistica Neerlandica, Netherlands Society for Statistics and Operations Research, vol. 55(2), pages 239-248, July.
  83. Sourafel Girma & David Greenaway & Katharine Wakelin, 2001. "Who Benefits from Foreign Direct Investment in the UK?," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 48(2), pages 119-133, May.
  84. Girma, Sourafel, 2000. "A quasi-differencing approach to dynamic modelling from a time series of independent cross-sections," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 98(2), pages 365-383, October.

Chapters

  1. Sourafel Girma & Yundan Gong & Holger Görg & Sandra Lancheros, 2016. "Estimating direct and indirect effects of foreign direct investment on firm productivity in the presence of interactions between firms," World Scientific Book Chapters, in: MULTINATIONAL ENTERPRISES AND HOST COUNTRY DEVELOPMENT, chapter 12, pages 227-239, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd..
  2. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg, 2016. "Evaluating the foreign ownership wage premium using a difference-in-differences matching approach," World Scientific Book Chapters, in: MULTINATIONAL ENTERPRISES AND HOST COUNTRY DEVELOPMENT Volume 53: World Scientific Studies in International Economics, chapter 2, pages 17-32, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd..
  3. Sourafel Girma & Holger Görg, 2016. "Multinationals’ Productivity Advantage: Scale Or Technology?," World Scientific Book Chapters, in: MULTINATIONAL ENTERPRISES AND HOST COUNTRY DEVELOPMENT Volume 53: World Scientific Studies in International Economics, chapter 1, pages 3-15, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd..
  4. Sourafel Girma & Yundan Gong & Holger Görg, 2006. "Product Innovation as a Source of FDI Spillovers? The Case of Chinese State-owned Enterprises," Palgrave Macmillan Books, in: Ana Teresa Tavares & Aurora Teixeira (ed.), Multinationals, Clusters and Innovation, chapter 4, pages 48-62, Palgrave Macmillan.
  5. Sourafel Girma & Steve Thompson & Peter Wright, 2005. "Empirical Evidence on Foreign Ownership and Productivity Growth," Palgrave Macmillan Books, in: Holger Görg & David Greenaway & Richard Kneller (ed.), Globalisation and Productivity Growth, chapter 5, pages 79-91, Palgrave Macmillan.
  6. Sourafel Girma & Richard Kneller & Mauro Pisu, 2005. "Multinationals, Exporting and Overseas Production," Palgrave Macmillan Books, in: Holger Görg & David Greenaway & Richard Kneller (ed.), Globalisation and Productivity Growth, chapter 9, pages 156-176, Palgrave Macmillan.
  7. Sourafel Girma & Katharine Wakelin, 2002. "Are there Regional Spillovers from FDI in the UK?," International Economic Association Series, in: David Greenaway & Richard Upward & Katharine Wakelin (ed.), Trade, Investment, Migration and Labour Market Adjustment, chapter 10, pages 172-186, Palgrave Macmillan.
  8. Sourafel Girma & David Greenaway & Katharine Wakelin & Nuno Sousa, 2001. "Host country effects of FDI in the UK: recent evidence from firm data," Palgrave Macmillan Books, in: Nigel Pain (ed.), Inward Investment Technological Change and Growth, chapter 4, pages 104-121, Palgrave Macmillan.

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  1. NEP-INT: International Trade (16) 2007-01-28 2007-07-13 2008-08-31 2009-02-14 2009-04-13 2010-02-13 2010-04-11 2013-12-29 2014-10-22 2015-05-02 2015-12-08 2019-11-25 2020-03-16 2020-12-14 2020-12-14 2021-04-19. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EFF: Efficiency and Productivity (13) 2003-07-29 2006-08-05 2006-10-28 2007-07-13 2008-02-09 2008-06-21 2008-06-21 2009-02-22 2014-10-22 2014-11-28 2020-12-14 2021-04-19 2022-06-20. Author is listed
  3. NEP-CNA: China (12) 2006-09-16 2006-10-28 2007-01-28 2008-02-09 2008-03-01 2008-06-21 2008-08-31 2009-02-22 2015-05-02 2021-04-19 2022-06-20 2022-06-20. Author is listed
  4. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (10) 2006-09-16 2006-10-28 2007-01-28 2008-02-09 2008-03-01 2008-06-21 2008-08-31 2009-02-22 2014-10-22 2015-05-02. Author is listed
  5. NEP-DEV: Development (7) 2004-07-26 2005-05-23 2006-10-28 2007-01-28 2008-06-21 2008-08-31 2009-02-22. Author is listed
  6. NEP-IFN: International Finance (7) 2003-02-10 2003-03-14 2003-03-14 2003-07-21 2003-11-09 2004-05-09 2014-11-28. Author is listed
  7. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (6) 2008-02-09 2008-06-21 2008-08-31 2014-10-22 2014-11-28 2019-11-25. Author is listed
  8. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (6) 2003-04-21 2003-10-28 2006-08-12 2006-10-28 2007-11-24 2010-02-13. Author is listed
  9. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (5) 2014-10-22 2014-11-28 2020-12-14 2021-04-19 2022-06-20. Author is listed
  10. NEP-INO: Innovation (4) 2003-11-09 2006-09-16 2006-10-28 2013-12-29
  11. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (4) 2004-07-26 2004-09-30 2005-05-23 2006-03-05
  12. NEP-CFN: Corporate Finance (3) 2004-08-23 2008-03-01 2020-03-16
  13. NEP-FDG: Financial Development and Growth (3) 2008-02-09 2008-06-21 2009-02-22
  14. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (3) 2006-09-16 2006-10-28 2007-01-28
  15. NEP-BAN: Banking (2) 2008-02-09 2008-06-21
  16. NEP-EDU: Education (2) 2004-01-08 2005-11-05
  17. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (2) 2003-02-10 2010-04-11
  18. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (2) 2008-06-21 2013-12-29
  19. NEP-FIN: Finance (2) 2004-07-26 2004-08-23
  20. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (2) 2004-07-26 2004-09-30
  21. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (2) 2003-03-14 2004-01-08
  22. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (2) 2003-02-10 2004-07-26
  23. NEP-RES: Resource Economics (2) 2008-06-21 2013-12-29
  24. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (2) 2014-10-22 2022-06-20
  25. NEP-ACC: Accounting and Auditing (1) 2004-08-23
  26. NEP-ARA: MENA - Middle East and North Africa (1) 2014-07-21
  27. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2003-02-10
  28. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (1) 2006-03-05
  29. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2005-11-05
  30. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic and Financial History (1) 2005-05-23
  31. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, and Wages (1) 2021-04-19
  32. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2008-06-21
  33. NEP-ORE: Operations Research (1) 2020-03-16
  34. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2003-08-17
  35. NEP-RMG: Risk Management (1) 2004-08-23
  36. NEP-TID: Technology and Industrial Dynamics (1) 2003-11-09

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