Rossitza B. Wooster

Portland State University

Professor

Department of Economics

P.O.Box 751

Portland, OR 97207

United States

http://web.pdx.edu/~wooster/

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Scholarly Papers (22)

Productivity Spillovers from Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Countries: A Meta-Regression Analysis

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Apr 2006
Rossitza B. Wooster and David S. Diebel
Portland State University and Independent Author
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Foreign Direct Investment, Spillovers, Productivity, Developing Countries

Productivity Spillovers from Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Countries: A Meta-Regression Analysis

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 640-655, August 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Rossitza B. Wooster and David S. Diebel
Portland State University and Independent Author
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Crowdfunding as a Social Movement: The Determinants of Success in Kickstarter Campaigns

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Jul 2015
Emily Robertson and Rossitza B. Wooster
Portland State University - Department of Economics and Portland State University
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Crowdfunding, social movements, threshold model, entrepreneurship

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Evolutionary Game Theory, Foreign Direct Investment, Transition Economies

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The Contribution of Intra-Regional and Extra-Regional Trade to Growth: Evidence from the European Union

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jan 2007
Rossitza B. Wooster, Smile Dube and Tepa M. Banda
Portland State University, California State University, Sacramento - Department of Economics and Government of the State of California
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Regional Integration, Trade Patterns, Economic Growth of Open Economies

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An Empirical Analysis of Motives for Offshore Outsourcing by U.S. Firms

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Oct 2008
Donna L. Paul and Rossitza B. Wooster
Washington State University and Portland State University
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Outsourcing, Offshoring

Regional Trade Agreements and the Pattern of Trade: A Networks Approach

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 May 2009 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2014
Javier A. Reyes, Rossitza B. Wooster and Stuart Shirrell
University of Arkansas - Sam M. Walton College of Business, Portland State University and IDinsight
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International Trade Flows, Regional Trade Agreements, Complex Networks

Regional Trade Agreements and the Pattern of Trade: A Networks Approach

The World Economy, Vol. 37, Issue 8, pp. 1128-1151, 2014
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Aug 2014
Javier A. Reyes, Rossitza B. Wooster and Stuart Shirrell
University of Arkansas - Sam M. Walton College of Business, Portland State University and IDinsight
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The Effects of U.S.-China Trade on Employment and Wages in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2008
Alyson C. Ma and Rossitza B. Wooster
University of San Diego School of Business and Portland State University
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Employment, Trade Patterns, China, Export Competition

The Effects of U.S.-China Trade on Employment and Wages in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 27, Issue 3, pp. 335-348, July 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Alyson C. Ma and Rossitza B. Wooster
University of San Diego School of Business and Portland State University
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Strategic Investments by U.S. Firms in Transition Economies

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Dec 2005
Donna L. Paul and Rossitza B. Wooster
Washington State University and Portland State University
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Foreign Direct Investment, Transition Economies

Reexamining the Border Tax Effect: A Case Study of Washington State

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2009
Rossitza B. Wooster and Joshua W. Lehner
Portland State University and Government of the State of Oregon - Office of Economic Analysis
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State Taxation, Consumer Economics, Panel Data

Reexamining the Border Tax Effect: A Case Study of Washington State

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 28, Issue 4, pp. 511-523, October 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Sep 2010
Rossitza B. Wooster and Joshua W. Lehner
Portland State University and Government of the State of Oregon - Office of Economic Analysis
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C23, D12, E62, H71

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U.S. Companies in Transition Economies: Wealth Effects from Expansion between 1987 and 1999

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Apr 2004
Rossitza B. Wooster
Portland State University
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Foreign direct investment, transition economies, event study

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Crime, Institutions and Sector-Specific FDI in Latin America

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 May 2015 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2016
Luisa R. Blanco, Isabel Ruiz, W. Charles Sawyer and Rossitza B. Wooster
Pepperdine University School of Public Policy, Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, University of Southern Mississippi - College of Business Administration and Portland State University
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Foreign Direct Investment, sector specific FDI, crime, institutions, Latin America

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Equity Commitment under Uncertainty: A Hierarchical Model of Real Option Entry Mode Choices

Forthcoming, International Business Review
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2015
Rossitza B. Wooster, Luisa R. Blanco and W. Charles Sawyer
Portland State University, Pepperdine University School of Public Policy and University of Southern Mississippi - College of Business Administration
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Real Options, Entry Mode, Latin America

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An Empirical Analysis of Risk Factors in Aviation: Evidence from 1995-2016 NTSB Data

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Dec 2016
Reid Herman and Rossitza B. Wooster
Portland State University - Department of Economics and Portland State University
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Aviation, Safety, Risk, Ordered Logit, Ordered Probit, Bivariate Probit

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Leadership Positioning among U.S. Firms Investing in China

Forthcoming, International Business Review
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Rossitza B. Wooster and Donna L. Paul
Portland State University and Washington State University
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entry order, entry mode, awareness-motivation-capability, competitive dynamics

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The Impact of Corruption on the Timing and Mode of Entry by U.S. Firms in China

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Policies, Economic Impacts and Global Perspectives, Nova Science Publishers, Inc, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Mar 2014
Rossitza B. Wooster and Jacob Billings
Portland State University and Portland State University - Department of Economics
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Foreign Direct Investment, China

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A Geographic View of Expansion Choices by U.S. Firms in China

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
Rossitza B. Wooster, David Banis and Ayesha Khalid
Portland State University, Portland State University and Portland State University
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Foreign Direct Investment, Economic Geography, Geographic Information Systems, China

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Foreign Direct Investment Patterns in Transition Economies: An Evolutionary Game - Theoretic Perspective of the 1990s

Journal of CENTRUM Cathedra, Vol. 2, Issue 2, pp. 79-89, 2009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2012
Rossitza B. Wooster
Portland State University
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evolutionary game theory, foreign direct investment, transition economies

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Does Experience Matter for Patterns of Expansion by U.S. Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Dec 2014
W. Charles Sawyer, Rossitza B. Wooster and Luisa R. Blanco
University of Southern Mississippi - College of Business Administration, Portland State University and Pepperdine University School of Public Policy
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Foreign Direct Investment, U.S. Companies, Latin America, Investment Strategies

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CEO Turnover and Foreign Market Participation

NBER Working Paper No. w9527
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2010
Bruce A. Blonigen and Rossitza B. Wooster
University of Oregon - Department of Economics and Portland State University
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Economic Sector Choices of Mexican Migrants to the U.S.

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Mar 2014
André Oliveira and Rossitza B. Wooster
Utah Valley University - Woodbury School of Business, Finance and Economics Department and Portland State University
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Settling the Smoke: Public Policy and Shareholder Wealth in the Cigarette Industry

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 211-223, 2005
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 May 2006
Rossitza B. Wooster and Craig A. Gallet
Portland State University and California State University, Sacramento - Department of Economics
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Determinants of Student Achievement in Oregon Elementary and Middle Schools

Posted: 10 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2015
Alex Chamberlain, Daniel Morris and Rossitza B. Wooster
Portland State University - Department of Economics, Our Oregon and Portland State University

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Education, student achievement, school spending, urban/rural districts