Do Multinational Enterprises Substitute Parent Jobs for Foreign Ones ? Evidence from Firm Level Panel Data

  title={Do Multinational Enterprises Substitute Parent Jobs for Foreign Ones ? Evidence from Firm Level Panel Data},
  author={Jennifer Murphy},
This paper analyzes the demand for labor by home multinational enterprises (MNEs) in Europe. To this end we use a unique firm level panel data set of more than 1,200 European multinational enterprises and their subsidiaries that are located in either the European Union, Central and Eastern Europe or both. We investigate whether employment in the MNEs’ subsidiaries are substitutes for home employment or in other words we investigate whether European MNEs can easily relocate employment between… CONTINUE READING

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