Books

   

Global Production: Firms, Contracts, and Trade Structure

 

 

Now available through Princeton University Press.

Book manuscript based on my 2012 CREI Lectures in Macroeconomics

Latest version: February 5th, 2015

 

Table of Contents (with Sample Chapter):

  • Preface 
  • Chapter 1. Made in The World [PDF]
  • Chapter 2. Workhorse Models 
  • Chapter 3. Contracts and Export Behavior 
  • Chapter 4. Contracts and Global Sourcing
  • Chapter 5. Contracts and Sourcing: Evidence
  • Chapter 6. The Transaction-Cost Approach
  • Chapter 7. The Property-Rights Approach
  • Chapter 8. Internalization: Empirical Evidence
  • Theoretical Appendix 
  • Data Appendix
  • Bibliography  

 

Slides covering most of the book's contents: [PDF]

 

Download the Datasets and Programs used in the empirical parts of the book (Stata files):

  • U.S. Related-Party Trade Database at the six-digit NAICS classification level [Stata File] [Zip File]
  • U.S. Related-Party Trade Database at the six-digit IO2002 classification level [Stata File] [Zip File]
  • NAICS-level U.S. Related-Party Trade Database with Industry Controls [Stata File] [Zip File]
  • IO2002-level U.S. Related-Party Trade Database with Industry and Country Controls [Stata File] [Zip File]
  • Code to execute the regressions in Chapter 5 of the book [Stata File] [Zip File]
  • Code to execute the regressions in Chapter 8 of the book [Stata File] [Zip File]
  • Zip file (89MB) with all datasets and code above together with a readme file [Zip File]

Although not used in the book, you can also download the following more disaggregated intrafirm trade datasets (Stata files):

  • U.S. Related-Party Imports at the six-digit HS classification level (2000-11) [Stata File] [Zip File]
  • U.S. Related-Party Exports at the six-digit HS classification level (2002-11) [Stata File] [Zip File]
 

Feel free to contact me if you want additional files related to the data construction.