DIVISION OF ECONOMICS STIRLING MANAGEMENT SCHOOL Offshoring and the Onshore Composition of Tasks and Skills


We analyze the relationship between offshoring and the onshore workforce composition in German multinational enterprises (MNEs), using plant data that allow us to discern tasks, occupations, and workforce skills. Offshoring is associated with a statistically significant shift towards more non-routine and more interactive tasks, and with a shift towards… (More)


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