Faculty Scholarship 1994 - Present

The Relationship Between Industry Factors and the Export Intention of Firms

The purpose of this paper is to examine the linkage between industry factors and the export intention of firms. Industry factors are studied under R&D intensity, capital intensity, life cycle, and concentration ratio. No significant results were found for the relationship between life cycle, concentration ratio and export intention. Results further indicate a negative and a positive relationship respectively between R&D intensity, capital intensity and export intention.