Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-2467
Egger, H (2002). International outsourcing in a two-Sector Heckscher-Ohlin model. Journal of Economic Integration, 17(4):689-709.
This paper analyzes the distributional effects of international outsourcing in a two sector Heckscher-Ohlin type model if both sectors get economical access to cost-saving international outsourcing. Thereby, it is shown that if both sectors are engaged in international outsourcing in equilibrium, the cost-saving effects of outsourcing as well as the factor contents of the outsourced fragments are relevant for the factor price effects. Concerning the Pareto-criterion the main finding is that a Pareto-improving factor price impact of international outsourcing cannot be excluded from a theoretical point of view.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||03 Faculty of Economics > Department of Economics|
|Deposited On:||07 May 2008 07:09|
|Last Modified:||23 Nov 2012 16:04|
|Publisher:||Center for International Economics, Sejong University|
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