Fullerton, Thomas M., Jr. and Barraza de Anda, Martha and Tinajero, Roberto (2006): Analisis Retrospectivo de la Industria Maquiladora de Exportacion en Mexico. Published in: La Competitividad Internacional de Mexico y el Futuro de la Industria Maquiladora (20. December 2008): pp. 23-34.
Download (198kB) | Preview
The Mexican in-bond assembly, or maquiladora manufacturing sector, has taken its fair share of lumps in recent years. Collectively, such obstacles have contributed to periodic employment declines in this industry. A major factor at the turn of this century was ongoing de-regulation of the Chinese economy during a multi-year period of congressional gridlock in Mexico City. In general, predictions of the demise of the maquiladora industry in Mexico have turned out to be premature. However, this industry remains hampered by excessive red tape and fiscal uncertainty. Unfortunately, these facotrs also cause the Mexican economy as a whole to perform at less than full capcity.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Analisis Retrospectivo de la Industria Maquiladora de Exportacion en Mexico|
|English Title:||Retrospective Analysis of the Maquiladora Export Industry in Mexico|
|Keywords:||Mexico, Maquiladora Exports, Border Regions|
|Subjects:||O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O18 - Urban, Rural, Regional, and Transportation Analysis ; Housing ; Infrastructure
F - International Economics > F1 - Trade > F14 - Empirical Studies of Trade
M - Business Administration and Business Economics ; Marketing ; Accounting ; Personnel Economics > M2 - Business Economics > M21 - Business Economics
|Depositing User:||Thomas Fullerton|
|Date Deposited:||09. Jun 2009 07:00|
|Last Modified:||13. Feb 2013 01:12|
Lisa Anderson, 2003, “Maquiladora Matters,” Economy.com Regional Financial Review 14 (March), 27-32.
Jesus Cañas and Roberto Coronado, 2002, “Maquiladora Industry: Past, Present, and Future,” Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas El Paso Business Frontier (Issue 2).
John H. Christman, 2003, “Maquiladora Industry Outlook,” Maquiladora Industry Outlook (January), Global Insight: Lexington, MA.
Roberto Coronado, Thomas M. Fullerton, Jr., and Don P. Clark, 2004, “Short-Run Maquiladora Employment Dynamics in Tijuana,” Annals of Regional Science 38, 751-763.
Samuel Freije, 2002, “Informal Employment in Latin American and the Caribbean: Causes, Consequences, and Policy Recommendations,” Inter-American Development Bank Labor Markets Policy Briefs Series (July).
Thomas M. Fullerton, Jr. and Luis Bernardo Torres Ruiz, 2004, “Maquiladora Employment Dynamics in Chihuahua City, Mexico,” Journal of Developing Areas 38, 1-17.
Thomas M. Fullerton, Jr. and Roberto Tinajero, 2005, “Borderplex Economic Outlook: 2005-2007,” Business Report SR05-2, University of Texas at El Paso Border Region Modeling Project.
James Heckman and Carmen Pagés-Serra, 2000, “The Cost of Job Security Regulation: Evidence from Latin American Labor Markets,” Economía 1, 109-154.
Joel Millman, 2001, “The U.S. Slowdown shows in Mexico’s Ciudad Juárez,” Wall Street Journal (April 9), A22.
Ralph Watkins, 2002, “Mexico versus China: Factors Affecting Export and Investment Competition,” United States International Trade Commission Industry Trade & Technology Review (July), 11-26.