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          On the Determinants of Exports Survival (English)
          Discussion paper by Marco Fugazza, Cristina Molina, 2011, 43 pages
          Categories: Trade Policy Analysis and Trade Data Sources

          This study series paper examines the exporter's survival in foreign markets through an empirical investigation of possible determinants of exports survival rates such as fixed and sunk cost to export. It contains descriptive statistics of stylized facts that qualifies trade duration across groups of countries. The results are shown by region. The final part contains the results showing that the overall trade relationships with either higher average or initial trade values face lower hazard rate which have important policy implications.