Competition and the location of overseas assembly
Article, Research, Preprint
Swenson, Deborah L.
- Publisher: Davis, CA: University of California, Department of Economics
Production Decisions | International Outsourcing | Sunk Costs | Competition | F1 | F2
jel: jel:F1 | jel:F2
mesheuropmc: health care economics and organizations
How does international competition affect overseas outsourcing? While it is commonly believed that international competition enables firms to desert high cost countries in favor of low wage locations, the frequency of such responses may be reduced if the movement of out...