The Happy Few: The Internationalisation of European Firms — New Facts based on Firm-level Evidence

Author (Person) ,
Series Title
Series Details Vol.43, No.3, May-June 2008 p135-148
Publication Date May 2008
ISSN 0020-5346
Content Type

Policymakers tend to view the internationalisation of firms from the perspective of export, import and FDI statistics. A lack of statistical information at the firm level has so far prevented the systematic inclusion of firm-level analysis in the policymaker’s standard toolbox. Some firm-level datasets are now available, however, and their analysis reveals some new facts that are simply unobservable at the aggregate level.

[Full text of articles can be found in the Intereconomics Archive two years after the initial publication]

Related Links
Intereconomics: Archive

Countries / Regions