Exporter’s market power

The following files contain product level exporter’s market power, defined by the inverse of the import demand elasticity faced by exporters from the paper “Market Power and Export Taxes”.

Datasets:

Variables:

  • exporter : ISO-3166-1 3-letter country codes for the exporting country
  • commoditycode : Harmonized Standard (HS) 6-digit level product code
  • epsilon : value of the import demand elasticity for a given exporter and product
  • epsilon_se : standard error of the import demand elasticity
  • marketpower : market power, defined by 1/abs(epsilon)