Innovation, Patents and Trade: A Firm-level Analysis E. Chalioti (Yale University), K. Drivas (AUEB), S. Kalyvitis (AUEB), M. Katsimi (AUEB and CESIfo)

INNOVATION, PATENTS AND TRADE: A FIRM-LEVEL ANALYSIS E. Chalioti (Yale University), K. Drivas (AUEB), S. Kalyvitis (AUEB), M. Katsimi (AUEB and CESIfo) Abstract: Using micro data of firm exports and international patent activity we find that Greek innovative exporters, identified by their patent filing activity, have substantially higher export revenues by selling higher quantities, rather…

Variable Export Price Elasticities and Credit Constraints: Theory and Evidence from Greek Firms E. Dinopoulos (University of Florida), Sarantis Kalyvitis (AUEB), Margarita Katsimi (AUEB and CESIfo)

VARIABLE EXPORT PRICE ELASTICITIES AND CREDIT CONSTRAINTS: THEORY AND EVIDENCE FROM GREEK FIRMS (download Appendix) E. Dinopoulos (University of Florida), S. Kalyvitis (AUEB), M. Katsimi (AUEB and CESIfo) Abstract: We propose a simple model of trade with endogenous quality, non-homothetic preferences and credit constraints. A unique data set of Greek manufacturing firms with firm-level exports,…