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Empirical global value chain analysis in electronics and automobile industries :An application of Asian international input-output tables

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  • Oikawa, Hiroshi

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This study aims to examine the international value distribution structure among major East Asian economies and the US. The mainstream trade theory explains the gains from trade; however, global value chain (GVC) approach emphasises uneven benefits of globalization among trading partners. The present study is mainly based on this view, examining which economy gains the most and which the least from the East Asian production networks. Two key industries, i.e., electronics and automobile, are our principle focus. Input-output method is employed to trace the creation and flows of value-added within the region. A striking fact is that some ASEAN economies increasingly reduce their shares of value-added, taken by developed countries, particularly by Japan. Policy implications are discussed in the final section.

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  • Oikawa, Hiroshi, 2008. "Empirical global value chain analysis in electronics and automobile industries :An application of Asian international input-output tables," IDE Discussion Papers 172, Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO).
  • Handle: RePEc:jet:dpaper:dpaper172
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    Keywords

    East Asia; Southeast Asia; United State; International economic relations; Input-Output Analysis; Electronic industries; Automobile industry; Foreign investments; Small and medium-scale enterprises; International economic integration; Input-output tables; Global value chains; 東アジア; 東南アジア; アメリカ合衆国; 国際経済関係; 産業連関分析; 電子産業; 自動車産業; 外国投資; 中小企業; 国際経済統合; 産業連関表; 国際価値連鎖;

    JEL classification:

    • C67 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling - - - Input-Output Models
    • F23 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - Multinational Firms; International Business
    • L62 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Manufacturing - - - Automobiles; Other Transportation Equipment; Related Parts and Equipment
    • L63 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Manufacturing - - - Microelectronics; Computers; Communications Equipment

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