My research has been published in general-interest journals (e.g. QJE, REStud, REStat), field journals (e.g. JIE, JDE, JME), reference journals (e.g. ARE), and policy forums (e.g. CEPR-ECB, World Bank, Vox EU).
The Origins of Firm Heterogeneity: A Production Network Approach pdf
Journal of Political Economy (forthcoming). (with Andrew Bernard, Emmanuel Dhyne, Glenn Magerman, Andreas Moxnes)
Growing like China: Firm Performance and Global Production Line Position pdf
Journal of International Economics (forthcoming). (with Davin Chor, Zhihong Yu)
Featured as VOX column at , April 2021.
Trade and Management pdf
Review of Economics and Statistics 103 (2021), p.1-18. (with Nick Bloom, John Van Reenen, Stephen Sun, Zhihong Yu)
European Economic Review 115 (2019), p.192-220. (with Kamran Bilir, Davin Chor)
Featured as VOX column at , May 2019.
Multi-Product Firms and Product Quality pdf
Journal of International Economics 109 (2017), p.116-137. (with Zhihong Yu)
Featured as VOX column at , Sep 2017.
Journal of International Economics 100 (2016), p.120-137. (with Zhihong Yu)
Featured as VOX column at , May 2013.
International Trade, Multinational Activity, and Corporate Finance pdf
Annual Review of Economics 7 (2015), p.119-146. (with Fritz Foley)
Journal of Development Economics 116 (2015), p.122-145. (with Jackie M.L. Chan)
Global Value Chains and Multinational Activity with Financial Frictions pdf
2015. In The Age of Global Value Chains: Maps and Policy Issues, e.d. J. Amador and F. di Mauro. CEPR E-book,
Review of Economics and Statistics 97 (2015), p.574-588. (with Shang-Jin Wei, Zhiwei Zhang)
Review of Economic Studies 80 (2013), p.711-744. Reprinted in Finance and Growth, ed. A. Demirgüç-Kunt and R. Levine. International Library of Critical Writings in Economics 2018: 349, Edward Elgar Publishing.
Quarterly Journal of Economics 127 (2012), p.379-436. (with Zhiwei Zhang)
Featured in The NBER Digest, December 2010.
Featured as VOX column at , February 2010.
Credit Constraints and the Adjustment to Trade Reform pdf
2010. In Trade Adjustment Costs in Developing Countries: Impacts, Determinants and Policy Responses, ed. G. Porto and B. Hoekman. The World Bank and CEPR.
Journal of Monetary Economics 57 (2010), p.246-265. (with Philippe Aghion, Marios Angeletos, Abhijit Banerjee)
China's Exporters and Importers: Firms, Products and Trade Partner pdf
NBER Working Paper 15249 (2009). (with Zhiwei Zhang)