Attractiveness and agglomeration of automotive industry in Morocco and Tunisia: A comparative analysis (In French)
AbstractThe paper proposes a comparative analysis of the development of the automotive industry in Morocco and Tunisia. In its first part, it analyses the convergence in the forms of international integration, oriented towards a subcontracting towards European Union, which leads to competition and also complementarities between these two countries. The role of multinational firms and governmental policies is discussed. Location of these automotive activities is analyzed in Part 2 to evaluate the agglomeration factors and the limits of spatial concentration.
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Date of creation: 2008
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Automotive industry - European Union - Regional integration - Mediterranean Area - Multinational Firms - Morocco - Tunisia;
Other versions of this item:
- Jean-Bernard LAYAN (GREThA UMR CNRS 5113) & Yannick LUNG (GREThA UMR CNRS 5113), 2008. "Attractiveness and agglomeration of automotive industry in Morocco and Tunisia: A comparative analysis (In French)," Cahiers du GREThA 2008-20, Groupe de Recherche en Economie Théorique et Appliquée.
- L62 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Manufacturing - - - Automobiles; Other Transportation Equipment
- F14 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Empirical Studies of Trade
- F23 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - Multinational Firms; International Business
- N67 - Economic History - - Manufacturing and Construction - - - Africa; Oceania
- N87 - Economic History - - Micro-Business History - - - Africa; Oceania
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2008-10-07 (All new papers)
- NEP-CSE-2008-10-07 (Economics of Strategic Management)
- NEP-GEO-2008-10-07 (Economic Geography)
- NEP-URE-2008-10-07 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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