Pitfalls of location choice analysis : the finished goods producer versus the intermediate goods producer
AbstractIn literature related to firm location choice, estimation equations are derived from the model of finished goods producers, but producer types are generally not considered. Research presented in this paper shows that the use of equations derived from such models against intermediate goods producers results in several problems.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO) in its series IDE Discussion Papers with number 178.
Date of creation: Nov 2008
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Publication status: Published in IDE Discussion Paper. No. 178. 2008.11
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