Comments by Deborah Swenson,  on The Global Value Chain and the Competitiveness of Asian Countries

@article{Swenson2017CommentsBD,
  title={Comments by Deborah Swenson,  on The Global Value Chain and the Competitiveness of Asian Countries},
  author={Deborah L. Swenson},
  journal={Asian Economic Papers},
  year={2017},
  volume={16},
  pages={282-283}
}
Deborah Swenson: The organizations and activities of global value chains (GVCs) are of great policy interest because of their effects on the global location of employment. Although it is widely understood that decreases in trade and communication costs in recent decades have accelerated incentives for the relocation of production activities, a scarcity of relevant data has limited the ability of researchers and policymakers to comprehensively track the detailed economic features of this… CONTINUE READING