Do Entry Barriers Reduce Productivity? Evidence from a Natural Experiment
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Colleges, School and Institutes
I study how entry barriers affect productivity by exploiting the collapse of the US sugar cartel as a natural experiment. Using difference-in-difference estimations, I find the eradication of entry barriers caused a 35% increase in productivity within the treatment group.
|Number of pages||4|
|Early online date||23 Aug 2014|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 2014|
- Entry barriers, Productivity