Stephen R. Yeaple

Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic

Associate Professor

524 Kern Graduate Building

University Park, PA 16802-3306

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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Citation 43

Export Versus FDI

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 1998
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Mar 2003
Elhanan Helpman, Marc J. Melitz and Stephen R. Yeaple
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Export Versus FDI

NBER Working Paper No. w9439
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Jan 2003 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2009
Elhanan Helpman, Marc J. Melitz and Stephen R. Yeaple
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Export Versus FDI

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3741
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Mar 2003
Elhanan Helpman, Marc J. Melitz and Stephen R. Yeaple
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Trade, FDI, size distribution

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An Assignment Theory of Foreign Direct Investment

PIER Working Paper No. 05-003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Volker Nocke and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Mannheim and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Foreign direct investment, mergers, greenfield, firm heterogeneity

An Assignment Theory of Foreign Direct Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w11003
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2010
Volker Nocke and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Mannheim and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Citation 25

Trade Liberalization, Quality, and Export Prices

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2015
Haichao Fan, Yao Amber Li and Stephen R. Yeaple
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of International Business Administration, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies) and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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trade liberalization, tariff, quality, export price, quality upgrading

Trade Liberalization, Quality, and Export Prices

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming, HKUST IEMS Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 May 2015
Haichao Fan, Yao Amber Li and Stephen R. Yeaple
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of International Business Administration, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies) and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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trade liberalization, tariff, quality upgrading, export price, quality differentiation

Trade Liberalization, Quality, and Export Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w20323
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Jul 2014
Haichao Fan, Yao Amber Li and Stephen R. Yeaple
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of International Business Administration, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies) and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Globalization and Endogenous Firm Scope

PIER Working Paper No. 06-015
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Jun 2006
Volker Nocke and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Mannheim and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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multiproduct firms, firm size distribution, trade liberalization, size discount, firm heterogeneity, productivity

Globalization and Endogenous Firm Scope

NBER Working Paper No. w12322
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2010
Volker Nocke and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Mannheim and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Multinational Enterprises, International Trade, and Productivity Growth: Firm-Level Evidence from the United States

Brown University Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-06
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Jun 2003
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Multinational Enterprises, International Trade, and Productivity Growth: Firm-Level Evidence from the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w9504
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2010
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Multinational Enterprises International Trade, and Productivity Growth: Firm-Level Evidence from the United States

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2005,07
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Multinational Enterprises, International Trade, and Productivity Growth: Firm-Level Evidence from the United States

IMF Working Paper No. 03/248
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 May 2010
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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International trade, United States, Productivity, Economic growth, Foreign investment

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Multinational Enterprises, International Trade, and Productivity Growth Firm-Level Evidence from the United States

IMF Working Paper No. 03/248
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Foreign direct investment technology transfer technology spillovers international trade

Global Production and Trade in the Knowledge Economy

Univ. of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2009/07
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Aug 2009
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Global Production and Trade in the Knowledge Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w14626
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2014
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Global Production and Trade in the Knowledge Economy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7175
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Feb 2009
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Factor cost differences, Firm heterogeneity, Intermediate inputs, Offshoring, Tasks, Technological complexity, Technology transfer

Quality, Variable Markups, and Welfare: A Quantitative General Equilibrium Analysis of Export Prices

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Mar 2018
Haichao Fan, Yao Amber Li, Sichuang Xu and Stephen R. Yeaple
Fudan University - School of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Quality, Welfare, Variable Markups, Export Price, “Washington Apples” Effect, Non-Homothetic Preferences, Specific Trade Costs, Heterogeneous Firms

Quality, Variable Markups, and Welfare: a Quantitative General Equilibrium Analysis of Export Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w25611
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2019
Haichao Fan, Yao Amber Li, Sichuang Xu and Stephen R. Yeaple
Fudan University - School of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Multinational Firms and the Structure of International Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w18775
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 09 Feb 2013
Pol Antras and Stephen R. Yeaple
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Mergers and the Composition of International Commerce

NBER Working Paper No. w10405
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Apr 2004
Volker Nocke and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Mannheim and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Citation 51

The Gravity of Knowledge

NBER Working Paper No. w15509
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2010
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Gravity in the Weightless Economy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7553
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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communication, foreign direct investment, intra-firm trade, Multinational firms, noncodified knowledge, offshoring, technology transfer, vertical production sharing

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Innovation and Production in the Global Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w18972
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Apr 2013
Yale University - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Arizona State University, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Firm Heterogeneity and the Structure of U.S. Multinational Activity: An Empirical Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w14072
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2008
Stephen R. Yeaple
Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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International Productivity Differences, Infrastructure, and Comparative Advantage

Review of International Economics, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 223-242, May 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 May 2007
Stephen R. Yeaple and Stephen S. Golub
Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic and Swarthmore College - Economics Department
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Multinational Enterprises, International Trade and Productivity Growth: Firm-Level Evidence from the Us

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3805
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 Apr 2003
Wolfgang Keller and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Colorado and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Technology spillovers, foreign direct investment, learning externalities

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Globalization and Multiproduct Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w19409
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Sep 2013
Volker Nocke and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Mannheim and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Globalization and Multiproduct Firms

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9037
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Volker Nocke and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Mannheim and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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diversification discount, firm heterogeneity, multiproduct firms, productivity, trade liberalization

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On the Relationship between Quality and Productivity: Evidence from China's Accession to the WTO

NBER Working Paper No. w23690
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 21 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2018
Haichao Fan, Yao Amber Li and Stephen R. Yeaple
Fudan University - School of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - School of Business and Management, Department of Economics; HKUST IEMS (Institute for Emerging Market Studies) and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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The Production of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Human Capital in the Global Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w24524
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 23 May 2018
Chong Xiang and Stephen R. Yeaple
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Globalization and the Size Distribution of Multiproduct Firms

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6948
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Volker Nocke and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Mannheim and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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firm heterogeneity, firm size distribution, merger wave, multiproduct firms, productivity, size discount, trade liberalization

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Scale, Scope, and the International Expansion Strategies of Multiproduct Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w19166
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Stephen R. Yeaple
Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Too Much of a Good Thing? Labor Market Imperfections as a Source of Exceptional Exporter Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w23834
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Sep 2017
Carsten Eckel and Stephen R. Yeaple
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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Globalization and Multiproduct Firms

International Economic Review, Vol. 55, Issue 4, pp. 993-1018, 2014
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Oct 2014
Volker Nocke and Stephen R. Yeaple
University of Mannheim and Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic
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The Multinational Firm

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 5, pp. 193-217, 2013
Posted: 07 Aug 2013
Stephen R. Yeaple
Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic

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