We examine learning-by-exporting effects of manufacturing and services firms in 19 sub-Saharan African countries. Comparing several outlier-robust estimators, our results provide evidence for positive effects in the manufacturing sector when using the MM estimator, but not in the services sector.
- Learning by exporting
- Sub-Saharan Africa
- MANUFACTURING FIRMS
Foster-McGregor, N., Isaksson, A., & Kaulich, F. (2014). Learning-by-Exporting Versus Self-Selection: New Evidence for 19 Sub-Saharan African Countries. Economics Letters, 125(2), 212-214. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2014.09.011