Globalization of the automobile industry: traditional locations under pressure?
Research, Part of book or chapter of book, Preprint
- Publisher: Kiel: Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW)
revealed comparative advantages | USA | specialization profiles | Deutschland | Japan | Competitive pressure | Globalisierung | F14 | L62 | relative wages | employment restructuring | Internationaler Wettbewerb | Kraftfahrzeugindustrie | outsourcing | Standortwettbewerb | Competitive pressure, outsourcing, specialization profiles, revealed comparative advantages, relative wages, employment restructuring | Beschäftigungseffekt
jel: jel:L62 | jel:F14
Even though the automobile industry is technologically advanced, the increasing integration of low-income countries into the global division of labor has put competitive pressure on traditional automobile producing countries. New end-producers emerged in Asia, Latin Ame...