Banik, Nilanjan and Das, Khanindra Ch. (2012): The location substitution effect: does it apply for China? Forthcoming in:
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The notion about China being factory of the world is changing. Factories in China are shifting their production base to neighboring Asia, primarily because of higher input costs in China, a volatile Chinese exchange rate, Chinese exports being increasingly targeted by its major trading partners, and a fall in price-competitiveness in producing in mainland China. We examine the location substitution effect for China: Chinese firms are exporting primary, intermediate and machinery items, meant for producing final output elsewhere. Results suggest Chinese firms are increasingly substituting their production base outside China.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The location substitution effect: does it apply for China?|
|Keywords:||Trade, Foreign Direct Investment, China, GMS|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F1 - Trade > F14 - Empirical Studies of Trade|
|Depositing User:||Nilanjan Banik|
|Date Deposited:||08. May 2012 12:25|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 11:04|
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