Now showing items 1-4 of 4

    • Essays on Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions, Technology, and Frictional Costs 

      Lee, Donghyun (University of Oregon, 2012)
      Foreign direct investment (FDI) has played a major role in the increasing economic globalization of the past couple decades. Cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M & A) is the major source of FDI, particularly for ...
    • Essays on Trade and Transportation 

      Friedt, Felix (University of Oregon, 2017-09-06)
      This dissertation considers the interconnections between trade and transportation. Through various theoretical and empirical analyses, I provide novel evidence of the simultaneity of trade and transportation, of spillover ...
    • Exchange Rate Fluctuations, Currency Invoicing, and International Trade 

      Roehling, Allison (University of Oregon, 2015-08-18)
      Economic intuition suggests that real currency depreciation should lead to long run improvement in a country's trade balance. The short run implications of real depreciation are relatively unknown. The current literature ...
    • The Impact of Transportation Costs and Trade Barriers on International Trade Flows 

      Query, Jason (University of Oregon, 2015-08-18)
      Because trade is seen as welfare improving for society, governments have long employed their policy-making powers to increase trade levels. In recent years, no strategy has been more employed by policy makers than free ...