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Internalization: Empirical Evidence

Pol Antràs

in Global Production: Firms, Contracts, and Trade Structure

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691168272
eISBN:
9781400873746
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168272.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter describes how the internalization theories discussed in the previous chapters can be taken to the data. The empirical literature on this topic is still budding and has yet to provide ... More


Scope

Gary Goertz and James Mahoney

in A Tale of Two Cultures: Qualitative and Quantitative Research in the Social Sciences

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691149707
eISBN:
9781400845446
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691149707.003.0016
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter focuses on scope conditions in qualitative and quantitative research. It begins with a simple example, Hooke's law from physics, to illustrate the concept of “scope.” It then considers ... More


The Development and Testing of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models: A Review

Robert E. Baldwin

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026567
eISBN:
9780262267656
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026567.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

No names are more closely associated with modern trade theory than Eli Heckscher and Bertil Ohlin. The basic Heckscher–Ohlin proposition, according to which a country exports factors in abundant ... More


Contracts and Global Sourcing

Pol Antràs

in Global Production: Firms, Contracts, and Trade Structure

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691168272
eISBN:
9781400873746
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168272.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter analyzes the implications of weak contract enforcement for the international organization of production. With that goal in mind, the chapter starts by going back to the benchmark ... More


Conclusions and Further Research

Bart Nooteboom

in Learning and Innovation in Organizations and Economies

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199241002
eISBN:
9780191696886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199241002.003.0014
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Organization Studies

This chapter reviews the extent to which the preceding analysis helps answer the questions specified in Chapter 1, and explains the stylized facts supplied in Chapter 1 and elsewhere. For this, it ... More


Accounting and Economics: What We Learn from Analytical Models in Financial Accounting and Reporting

Alfred Wagenhofer

in The Economics and Politics of Accounting: International Perspectives on Trends, Policy, and Practice

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199260621
eISBN:
9780191601668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199260621.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

The objective is to discuss the merits of analytical models in financial accounting research. Analytical models are particularly useful for gaining insights into situations that are characterized by ... More


Basic Consumption-Based Asset Pricing

Claus Munk

in Financial Asset Pricing Theory

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199585496
eISBN:
9780191751790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199585496.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter combines the general results on state-price deflators from Ch. 4 with the relation between state-price deflators and individuals’ marginal rate of substitution developed in Ch. 6. This ... More


Beyond Detective Work: Empirical Testing in Paleontology

Derek Turner

in The Paleobiological Revolution: Essays on the Growth of Modern Paleontology

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226748610
eISBN:
9780226748597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226748597.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Paleontology

This chapter investigates whether paleontology, as a historical science, can perform experiments, and whether paleobiological experiments are like experiments in other scientific disciplines. It ... More


Closing the Loop: Testing Newtonian Gravity, Then and Now

George E. Smith

in Newton and Empiricism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199337095
eISBN:
9780199373994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199337095.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

This chapter argues for three conclusions regarding the impact of Newtonian mechanics on empirical testing in astronomy. First, Newton’s Principia forced the test question for gravitational theory to ... More


Conclusions and Related Research Topics

Robert E. Baldwin

in The Development and Testing of Heckscher-Ohlin Trade Models: A Review

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026567
eISBN:
9780262267656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026567.003.0071
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter summarizes what has been learned from the various empirical tests and discusses lines of research topics that warrant greater attention in the future. Specifically it discusses the ... More


Crime Distribution and Victim Behavior during a Crime Wave

Rafael Di Tella, Sebastian Galiani, and Ernesto Schargrodsky

in The Economics of Crime: Lessons For and From Latin America

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226153742
eISBN:
9780226153766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226153766.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter focuses on the impact of a given increase in crime across different income groups. The research literature has not reached anything like a consensus on this issue because typically, only ... More


Background

Adrian Schneider and Gina M. Cannarozzi

in Codon Evolution: Mechanisms and Models

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199601165
eISBN:
9780191810114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199601165.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This background chapter summarizes some of the basic concepts used in molecular evolution, such as the use of Markov models in modelling sequence evolution as well as maximum-likelihood and Bayesian ... More


A Relational Conception of Firm Internationalization

Harald Bathelt and Johannes Glückler

in The Relational Economy: Geographies of Knowing and Learning

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199587384
eISBN:
9780191806728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199587384.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter analyzes the processes through which knowledge-intensive services internationalize and create permanent dispersed locations in relative proximity to their clients. It reconsiders the ... More


Epistemic Gain

Neil Tennant

in Core Logic

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198777892
eISBN:
9780191823367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777892.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

Core Logic avoids the Lewis First Paradox, even though it contains ∨-Introduction, and a form of ∨-Elimination that permits core proof of Disjunctive Syllogism. The reason for this is that the method ... More


General Conclusion

Jody Azzouni

in Semantic Perception: How the Illusion of a Common Language Arises and Persists

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199967407
eISBN:
9780199346066
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199967407.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

An overview of our experience of natural language is described, and contrasted with the very different picture of that experience that Gricean and neo-Gricean approaches require. An overview of the ... More


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