Trade and qualification : linking qualification needs to Germany's export flows
Abstract"Foreign markets determine success and failure of those industries that have be-come reliant on foreign demand, impair the demand for employment and invoke changes in occupational fields and qualification requirements. This paper aims to disclose the direct and indirect influence of major trading partners on Germany's production, employment, and qualification needs. It projects the effects by using the dynamic macro-econometric input-output model INFORGE. Industrialised economies are the most important determinants for employment in the manufacturing industries. Business-related services are highly indirectly affected. The growth impact of industrialised nations is declining while BRICS nations are gaining momentum. A shift towards higher qualification needs can be observed." (Author's abstract, IAB-Doku) ((en))
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung (IAB), Nürnberg [Institute for Employment Research, Nuremberg, Germany] in its series IAB Discussion Paper with number 201307.
Length: 28 pages
Date of creation: 03 Jun 2013
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Außenhandel - Auswirkungen; Export - Auswirkungen; Exportquote; Wirtschaftszweige; Ausland - Nachfrage; Außenhandelsentwicklung; Berufsanforderungen; Qualifikationsanforderungen; Arbeitskräftenachfrage; Außenhandelsverflechtung; verarbeitendes Gewerbe; unternehmensbezogene Dienstleistungen; Bundesrepublik Deutschland; Industrieländer; Schwellenländer;
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