James R. Tybout

Department of Economics
Penn State University
517 Kern Graduate Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814/865-4259
Fax: 814/863-4775

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NBER Program Affiliations: ITI , PR
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

July 2011Supplier Responses to Wal-Mart's Invasion of Mexico
with Leonardo Iacovone, Beata Smarzynska Javorcik, Wolfgang Keller: w17204

Published: Iacovone, Leonardo & Javorcik, Beata & Keller, Wolfgang & Tybout, James, 2015. "Supplier responses to Walmart's invasion in Mexico," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(1), pages 1-15. citation courtesy of

September 2010Firm Dynamics, Job Turnover, and Wage Distributions in an Open Economy
with A. Kerem Coşar, Nezih Guner: w16326

Published: A. Kerem Co?ar & Nezih Guner & James Tybout, 2016. "Firm Dynamics, Job Turnover, and Wage Distributions in an Open Economy," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 106(3), pages 625-63, March. citation courtesy of

January 2009Comment on "The Impact of Trade on Plant Scale, Production-Run Length and Diversification"
in Producer Dynamics: New Evidence from Micro Data, Timothy Dunne, J. Bradford Jensen, and Mark J. Roberts, editors
June 2008Credit Rationing, Risk Aversion and Industrial Evolution in Developing Countries
with Eric Bond, Hâle Utar: w14116

Published: Eric W. Bond & James Tybout & Hale Utar, 2015. "Credit Rationing, Risk Aversion, And Industrial Evolution In Developing Countries," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 56, pages 695-722, 08. citation courtesy of

October 2007Export Dynamics in Colombia: Firm-Level Evidence
with Jonathan Eaton, Marcela Eslava, Maurice Kugler: w13531
August 2006Openness and Industrial Responses in a Wal-Mart World: A Case Study of Mexican Soaps, Detergents and Surfactant Producers
with Beata Smarzynska Javorcik, Wolfgang Keller: w12457

Published: Beata Javorcik & Wolfgang Keller & James Tybout, 2008. "Openness and Industrial Response in a Wal-Mart World: A Case Study of Mexican Soaps, Detergents and Surfactant Producers," The World Economy, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 31(12), pages 1558-1580, December. citation courtesy of

September 2003Trade Policy and Industrial Sector Responses: Using Evolutionary Models to Interpret the Evidence
with Erkan Erdem: w9947

Published: Collins, S. and D. Rodrik (eds.) Brookings Trade Forum 2003. Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution, 2004.

April 2003Why Plant-Level Productivity Studies are Often Misleading, and an Alternative Approach to Interference
with Haijime Katayama, Shihua Lu: w9617
December 2001Market Entry Costs, Producer Heterogeneity, and Export Dynamics
with Sanghamitra Das, Mark J. Roberts: w8629

Published: Sanghamitra Das & Mark J. Roberts & James R. Tybout, 2007. "Market Entry Costs, Producer Heterogeneity, and Export Dynamics," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 75(3), pages 837-873, 05. citation courtesy of

August 2001Plant- and Firm-Level Evidence on "New" Trade Theories

Published: Hoekman, Bernard and Beata Smarzynska Javorcik (eds.) Global Integration and Technology Transfer, Trade and Development series. Washington, D.C.: World Bank; Houndmills, U.K. and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.

August 1996Is "Learning-by-Exporting" Important? Micro-Dynamic Evidence from Colombia, Mexico and Morocco
with Sofronis Clerides, Saul Lach: w5715

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, no. 454, issue 3 (August 1998): 903-947. citation courtesy of

January 1991Size Rationalization and Trade Exposure in Developing Countries
with Mark J. Roberts
in Empirical Studies of Commercial Policy, Robert E. Baldwin, editor
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